Science libraries

There are five reference libraries covering botany, entomology (including conchology and arachnology), geology,physical science and vertebrate zoology.

They also house libraries of various cognate societies: the British Arachnological Society, the Lancashire and Cheshire Entomological Society, the Liverpool Botanical Society, the Liverpool Chemists Association, the Liverpool Geological Society and the Liverpool Microscopical Society.

In total the libraries contain around 10,000 volumes, numerous reprints of individual papers and several hundred journal runs.

For library enquiries, please contact:

World Museum
William Brown Street
L3 8EN

Telephone 0151 478 4393
International Telephone +44 151 478 4393

You may also be interested in visiting the Quekett Microscopical Club website [opens new window] for more microscopical resources.