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Moor Allerton Library
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Moor Allerton Branch Library, Interior (Moor Allerton) (1 comment)
1982 View looks from the non-fiction section of Moor Allerton Library in the direction of the counter and the main entrance. In the foreground a man browses the Gardening section. Moor Allerton Library opened on the 5th October 1982 and has a largely open plan layout. The library suffered a fire in 1988 but retained much the same layout when refurbished.
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Moor Allerton Branch Library, Interior (Moor Allerton)
1982 View shows the central lending counter of the newly opened Moor Allerton Library. Members of staff check out books using the old ticket system. The main entrance is visible on the right.
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Moor Allerton Branch Library, interior view (Moor Allerton)
1982. Interior view of Moor Allerton Branch Library which opened on 5th October 1982.
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Moor Allerton Branch Library, Interior, Children's Library (Moor Allerton)
1982 The Children's Section of Moor Allerton Library is visible in this view. Shelves containing Information Books are on the left. The Picture Books are situated to the right in 'kinder boxes' to allow easy access for children. Circular plastic chairs surround movable kinder boxes in the centre with a large beanbag visible in the foreground. A book display on the right contains the titles 'Long Neck and Thunder Foot' by Helen Piers and 'On Friday Somthing Happened' by John Prater. This area is now used as the Reference Section.
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Moor Allerton Branch Library, Interior, Reference Area (Moor Allerton)
1982 Interior view of Moor Allerton Branch Library. This area was the Reference Section and is now an I.T. suite. Two men read newspapers at the tables while another library user browses the Language and Literature shelves to the left.
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