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Parma - PR

Library of the Istituto Storico della Resistenza

Vicolo Delle Asse, 5 - Tel. +39 0521287190 Fax +39 0521208544
The library houses documents on 20th century history, fascism, antifascism, second world war, the birth of the Italian Republic, focusing especially on local history.  
Opening times: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.00am to 1.00pm and 2.30pm to 6.00pm; Saturday from 9.30am to 12.30pm. Closed on Sunday, Monday and Thursday.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

Conforti library
Casa Madre dei Missionari Saveriani Viale San Martino, 8
Tel. +39 0521990011 Fax +39 0521990095.
The library holdings include around 58.000 items and 200 periodicals, mainly about theology, religion, missionary matters, Bible, history of the church, cultural and religious anthropology. Everyone is welcome to visit the library and to apply for a free pass to get access to the catalogue and  reading hall.
Opening times:
Reading room open from Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 12.30pm and from 2.00pm to 6.00pm; Saturday from 9.00am to 12.30pm.
loan service available on Monday from 10.00am to 11.00am; from Tuesday to Friday from 10.00am to 11.00am and from 3.00pm to 4.00pm.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

Palatina national library
Pilotta Palace Piazza Della Pilotta, 9/a
Tel. +39 0521220411
The library located in the historical Pilotta Palace owns over 700.000 volumes, 3.000 incunabula, 6.600 manuscripts, 50.000 prints and illuminated manuscripts of the 16th and the 17th centuries.
Opening hours: from Monday to Thursday from 8.10am to 7.10pm; Friday and Saturday from 8.10am to 1.40pm.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

Music section of the Palatina national library

Conservatorio Arrigo Boito Strada Conservatorio, 27/a - Tel. +39 0521289429.
Founded in 1889, the music section of the Palatina library gathers music documents belonging to the main institutions in town including music books, lyrics, opera texts and magazines.
Opening times: from Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 1.30pm; Monday and Wednesday also from 2.30pm to 5pm. Closed on Saturday.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

San Giovanni library
P.le San Giovanni, 1 - Tel. +39 0521235327
Houses in the Benedectine monastery, the library owns 50.000 volumes, 25 incunabula, 450 editions of the 16th century, 150 magazines, 5 newspapers. Volumes focus mainly on theology, philosophy, patristics, ascetical theology, church history, sacred music, musical paleography. Person in charge: Don Anselmo Bussoni.
Opening times: on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 9am to 11.30am. Closed on Thursday.
For groups visit in other times (except on Thursday) by prebooking by calling tel. 0521235327 - 0521235311.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

Library of the Seminario Maggiore
Borgo XX Marzo, 19/a - Tel. +39 0521286292

The library of the Seminario Maggiore is in a restaured building of XI-XII century and it is specialized in religious books and newspapers. It offers a reference service, not loan service.
The reading/reference room has limited places. No restroom.
There is not internet service but people can use sockets and work with their own computers. Ring the bell to enter.
The library is open on Tuesday from 8.30am to 12.30pm; Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm; Saturday 8.30am to 4.30pm.
Check for the opening hours in summer time.

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