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Nottingham Performing Arts Library Service


Nottingham Performing Arts Library Service Notices

In line with government guidelines, to allow for extra safety measures for all customers and staff, some facilities, activities and services are altered or not available.

As soon as we can reinstate these, they will be updated below. This service is available by appointment only. For all available libraries & facilities, see our Coronavirus Updates.

Contact Us

Email: npals@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

Tel: 0115 915 2869

Address: Radford-Lenton Library, Lenton Boulevard, NG7 2BY

Website: www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/npals

Facilities & services

  • All visits are by appointment only, please check the NPALS website for details.
  • NPALS lends multiple copies of plays, vocal scores and orchestral sets to organisations across Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Derby City and directly to groups around the UK.
  • All of the stock is listed on their website catalogue and booking system whilst reference copies can be viewed at the library.
  • Single copy music scores for instruments, voice and chamber music can be found on the general library catalogue and can be borrowed on a general library membership.

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