This library is considered one of the biggest church libraries in Alexandria, concerning the number of books.. It has about 15.000 books (without counting extea copies) in all the religious fields, mostly in Arabic, and it has some few English & French books too, also some nice collection of general cultural books (literature , poetry, history, ..etc.)
It serves all the church members, and some times other people from other churches..
And here is the opening times for the library:
|Saturday||9 am - 3 pm||7 pm - 9 pm|
|Sunday||9 am - 3 pm|
|Monday||9 am - 3 pm||7 pm - 9 pm|
|Tuesday||9 am - 3 pm||7 pm - 9 pm|
|Wednesday||9 am - 3 pm||6.30 pm - 9.30 pm|
|Thursday||7 pm - 9.30 pm|
|Friday||9 am - 3 pm||7 pm - 9 pm|
The Library was named after a Roman Saint, who came to Egypt & lived in it.. His name is St. Arsany, and he is given the title "The Teacher of Kings' Children". Click here for a brief of his story.
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