Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Identity area

Identifier

GB0210

Authorized form of name

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Parallel form(s) of name

  • LlGC/NLW

Other form(s) of name

  • WlAbNL

Type

  • National

Contact area

 

Ymholiadau

Type

Address

Street address

Allt Penglais

Locality

Aberystwyth

Region

Ceredigion

Country name

United Kingdom

Postal code

SY23 3BU

Telephone

01970 632 800

Fax

01970 615 709

Note

Description area

History

The National Library of Wales was established by Royal Charter on 19 March 1907.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Avril Jones
Director of Collections and Public Programmes
Responsible for all aspects of the Library's collections, their acquisition, description, preservation, digitisation, physical and digital access, outreach and engagement.

David Michael
Director of Corporate Services
Responsible for corporate services at the Library (finance, HR, business, building facilities, and ICT).

Pedr ap Llwyd
Secretary and Head of Governance
Responsible for secretariat, governance, Strategy/Operational Plan development, the Welsh language, compliance, diversity, publications, and volunteering.

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Finding aids, guides and publications

Guides to archives within NLW website: https://www.llgc.org.uk/collections/learn-more/archives/

Access area

Services area

Control area

Description identifier

GB

Institution identifier

0210

Rules and/or conventions used

This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Nia Mai Daniel 10th November 2015.

Language(s)

  • Welsh
  • English

Script(s)

Sources

National Library of Wales website.

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Allt Penglais
Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
GB SY23 3BU