Library resources in Wales and Monmouthshire.

Adnoddau llyfrgelloedd Cymru a Mynwy
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Library Association (Reference, Special and Information Section, Western Group) , London
Libraries -- Wales -- Directories., Libraries -- Wales -- Monmouthshire -- Directo


Wales, Monmouth

Other titlesAdnoddau llyfrgelloedd Cymru a Mynwy.
Statementedited by Barbara Burton and J. M. Wood.
ContributionsBurton, Barbara, ed., Wood, J. M., ed.
LC ClassificationsZ791.W3 L5
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], v, 61 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4314568M
LC Control Number78354478

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Scroll down the page to also find access to a selection of reference resources about Wales, free newspaper archives and and family history resources.

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Reference, Special and Information Section. Western Group. Our BorrowBox service means library members can borrow eBooks and e-Audiobooks to enjoy on your smartphone, tablet or computer – all entirely free.

You can sign up for a library card online. There are thousands of titles to read or listen to across a wide range of genres and the collection is constantly growing so check back regularly to enjoy the latest releases.

The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3BU View on map [email protected] Phone. Fax. Sign up to our newsletter. From Monday 16 th November, we will be opening for limited browsing at some of our sites.

This will allow customers to come in and browse the library themselves to select their books. Initially we are opening for set times from the 16 th November in Caldicot, Chepstow, Monmouth, Usk and Gilwern with Abergavenny opening the week commencing the 23 rd November.

Library Only Online Resources Article last updated: 13th April This resource is available to use only by visiting a library in Monmouthshire and searching on our public computers.

Borrow your favourite magazines from your local library service. The RBdigital e-magazine service has hundreds of top magazine titles, available for you to download onto your computer or most mobile devices.

Choose titles covering health, fitness, sports, crafts, gardens, music, computers and many more topics. To use this service you must be based in the [ ]. Monmouthshire met 10 of the 12 core entitlements in full, partially met 1, and failed to meet 1. Of the 10 quality indicators which have targets, Monmouthshire achieved 7 in full, 1 in part and failed to achieve 2.

Monmouthshire library service has gone through a period of change over the past year. Llandaff Cathedral Library: The more valuable and rare printed books from the Cathedral Library were deposited at the National Library in and purchased by the Library in The collection contains about items in volumes, mainly theological in content, including numerous volumes of 17th- and 18th-century sermons.

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MONMOUTHSHIRE County Council is introducing a new 'request and collect' service for library books in response to restrictions posed by the coronavirus pandemic. Customers will be able to browse.

A Tour throughout South Wales and Monmouthshire, by J. Barber (Gutenberg ebook) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Monmouthshire (Wales) -- Antiquities. The Crosses of Monmouthshire (Newport: Privately printed for Caerleon and Monmouthshire Antiquarian Association, ), by Elizabeth Harcourt Mitchell.

Record Office [edit | edit source]. Monmouthshire Record Office Gwent Archives Steelworks Road Ebbw Vale Blaenau Gwent NP23 6AA UK Telephone: Email: [email protected] Website: Monmouthshire Record Office Monmouthshire Record Office was established inbut became part of Gwent County Archive due to local government reorganisation in Teens.

Teens. This section offers an introduction to teen & young adult literature through a new Teen Blog, information about the Reading Well health & wellbeing initiatives for young people, and the wide range of learning opportunities and printed, digital and IT services available from your local library in Wales.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Members of Monmouthshire libraries can download free eBooks and eAudiobooks through the council’s Borrowbox service. Borrowbox is the all Wales library digital platform for eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Temporary online library memberships have now been made available for anyone wishing to use their time at home to get into a book.

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Ringland Library: open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm. Rogerstone Library: open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm. Other libraries remain closed, we hope to be able to reopen them shortly. Face coverings: people aged over 11 years must wear a face covering when visiting a library.

There are. The Minute Book of South Wales and Monmouthshire FA, which was established in and was responsible for the development of football in South Wales.

Previously, clubs from the north had dominated football in Wales, and this society was a means. The Monmouthshire Antiquarian Association library is available to members of the MAA, students and researchers by prior arrangement with the staff of the National Roman Legion Museum, High Street, Caerleon, NP18 1AE.

Descriptive excursions through South Wales and Monmouthshire in the yearand the four preceding summers. This edition published in by Printed for the author in London. Monmouthshire Library Service The strategic objectives of the library service reflect the national and local strategies in Wales and Monmouthshire.

The emphasis is on opening up opportunities through literacy, digital literacy and lifelong learning, helping people live. Search United Kingdom Wales Monmouthshire Monmouthshire. Welcome to our Monmouthshire family history research page.

Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Monmouthshire ancestors.

Coordinates. The General Manuscript Collection of the National Library of Wales includes three series of manuscripts: NLW Manuscript series; NLW ex series of Manuscripts; and, NLW Rolls. All manuscripts acquired by the Library through either donation or purchase are added to this open-ended series, either singly or in groups, if they are: a) in a format compatible with the collection, i.e.

The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them.

Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. This project forms the educational element of a bigger ‘Talacre Then and Now’ project that will be led by Flintshire Countryside Service.

World War 2 is a key period in the history of Talacre with many evacuees escaping the bombing in Liverpool to stay in simple huts built in the dunes. A helpful guide to the National Library of Wales, Department of Manuscripts and Records is: Guide to the Department of Manuscripts and Records: The National Library of Wales.

Aberystwyth, Wales: National Library of Wales, (Family History Library book A3g;) All record repositories in Wales have heavy public use. Inventory of the ancient monuments in Wales and Monmouthshire.

London, H.M. Stationery Off., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions in Wales and Monmouthshire. OCLC Number: Description. The National Library of Wales (Welsh: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru), Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored is the biggest library in Wales, holding over million books and periodicals, and the largest collections of archives, portraits, maps and photographic images in Wales.

THE National Library of Wales will need additional financial support from the Welsh Government to prevent significant job losses and the closure of. Monmouthshire (Welsh:Sir Fynwy or Mynwy) was one of the thirteen historic counties of was a maritime county, bounded to the north by Breconshire, to the east by Herefordshire (in England), to the west by Glamorgan and to the south by the Bristol Channel.

The county was created following the Act of Union ofbetween Wales and England, and was formed from the lordships of. Cllr Paul Jordan, Monmouthshire’s cabinet member for governance and law, said the council does not “judge a visit to a library to be essential” at present, but the issue will be kept under review.

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Annual report on how Monmouthshire runs its public library service for to Includes information from their return, case studies and narrative. Public library service annual report to Monmouthshire | Here is a Brief Description of several books which are specific to the County of Glamorgan.

Here is a substantial reading list of books which relate to Glamorgan, either county or is acknowledged that the principal source of the details of books etc included on these pages is the online catalogues of the National Library of Wales - supplemented by reference to the RHS Bibliography site.