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Derry Central Library

35 Foyle Street, Derry BT48 6AL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7122 9990
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Rhyme Time Wednesday Morning @ 10.30

This is a great social group for young babies up to pre school aged children. Two Library staff... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Sharon S
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Derry, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wonderful History section

This library is marvelous! Upstairs has a wonderful selection of books about the history of the... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Carol Lynn W
,
Medford
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Public Library. Derry Central Library Opening Hours: Monday: 9:00am - 8:00pm Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:30pm Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:30pm Thursday: 9:00am - 8:00pm Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm Saturday: 10:00am - 4:30pm Sunday: Closed on Sunday
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13 Sep 2017
“Rhyme Time Wednesday Morning @ 10.30”
1 Sep 2017
“Wonderful History section”
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35 Foyle Street, Derry BT48 6AL, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7122 9990
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great social group for young babies up to pre school aged children. Two Library staff lead in the Rhymes, songs, dance then they tell a story and children can participate in turning pages, great way to show children how to turn take....More

Thank Sharon S
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This library is marvelous! Upstairs has a wonderful selection of books about the history of the area. Political, religious, industry, and culture of the area. The librarians were more than friendly and helpful!

Thank Carol Lynn W
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I only went to the library to use the photocopier The staff were extremely helpful & asked if I had ever used their photocopier before & if not they would help A reasonable charge to copy paperwork & privacy I was amazed to see how...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

Library has a great quiet study section as well as a kids section and often runs events. Great location

Thank DollyDLeeds
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This was our only internet access on our visit. Sadly it cost one pound for 15 minutes and Facebook took five of those minutes to load. Otherwise it seems like a nice library though.

Thank Bill O
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great location with friendly, helpful staff. As well as books there is photocopying service and Wi-Fi which is free for registered customers only but there’s a charge for visitors, local history information upstairs which includes local papers on microfilm and on the day that I...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2016

What I like about Derry Central Library is that it allows you to escape the hustle and bustle of the City Centre to read the paper or to enjoy the fantastic exhibitions which are often on show on the Ground Floor. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Niall D
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

I visited the 1st floor for some historical research and found staff extremely helpful, engaging and engaged in what I was looking for. I left with more information that I could have hoped for.

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

Staff were very helpful with all questions re searching history both family and local. Staff also had time to advise.

Thank Elizabeth B
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

This Foyle Street library has a great location, opposite the bus station and inside the red brick building is a gem of a library. Wi-Fi is free for registered customers but I didn't mind paying a small charge. The local history resources upstairs were great...More

Thank StanCoyle
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Karen M
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Hi Karen - Derry Central Library opens on a Thursday at 9:00am.
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