Lisburn library is located on Linenhall Street, conveniently opposite a public car park. The library is open from 9:00am most mornings and closed at around 8:00 to 10:00 in the evening.
The library hosts many reading groups such as the adult reading group, teenage reading group, also a music club and Lisburn’s own library story time, (ideal for those young toddlers on a day out). The library once only loaned conventional books but in addition there is now a wide selection of audio books, CDs, videos and DVDs. Reservations and renewals can be collected at the front of the library instead of going upstairs.
On the 1st floor the CD selection, computers, children’s section and lounge are all situated here. Computers for library members are located in the main area of the 1st floor section and also in the children’s library section. Found also on the 1st floor is a recent addition, The Streat cafe.
It is perfect for sitting reading a book awhile drinking a cup of tea or coffee. Toilets and stairs leading back downstairs are in addition located on this floor. On the 2nd floor is the adults section. This section is a mix of D.I.Y. books on home furnishings, gardening and cookery and a convenient local and national newspaper section.
Also on this floor is an area used for exhibits, which are regularly displayed in the library. Lisburn library is a great way to rent out the newest release of your favourite authors’s newest book, grab a bite to eat or justease away your stresses by escaping into a good read.
Lisburn City Library
23 Linenhall Street
Telephone: 028 9263 3350
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