King's Inns NUI Galway
Collection

Identifier

King's Inns

Description

The King's Inns collection of c55 items is comprised of works on various subjects including astrology, history, religion, science, travel.  Notable contents include Augstine, Confessiones, c. 1470, Benyowsky's Memoirs and Travels, 1790.

Strengths

Notable contents include Augstine, Confessiones, c. 1470, Benyowsky's Memoirs and Travels, 1790.

Physical Characteristics

55 items

Languages

English;French;Latin

Collection Type

Collection.Library.Text.Special

Accrual

Policy: Closed   Method: Purchase   Periodicity: Closed

Books from the King's Inns Library Dublin, some of which were bought by An Taisce and donated to the James Hardiman Library.

Access

Available for reference only under supervised access in the Special Collections Reading Room, Hardiman Building, National University of Ireland, Galway.

Legal Status

The James Hardiman Library has legal ownership of this collection.  The James Hardiman Library does not hold copyright for the complete collection.

Description or Catalogue

http://www.library.nuigalway.ie

Collector

Name

King's Inns

Role



Location

Name

NUI Galway

Address

National University of Ireland Galway
University Road
Galway
Republic of Ireland

Website

http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/

Access Control

Opening Hours (Term time):

09.00-17.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

09.00-21.00 Tuesday

Opening Hours (Vacation time):

09.00-17.00 Monday to Friday

Facilities in the Special Collections Reading Room include study spaces for consulting material, WiFi and photocopying. Lockers are provided for readers to store property while working on Special Collections or Archives material.

Intending visitors should email specialcollections@nuigalway.ie in advance. 

Administrator Role

Assistant Librarian

Phone

0035391493253

Email

olivia.lardner@nuigalway.ie

Owner

Role

University Library

Telephone

00353492549