Located in Acton Town, London this unique library is an excellent research and paper writing source on Armenian history, culture and heritage. Armenian-related publications and audio-visual resources are useful to both the Armenians and the wider audience. Since its founding in 1986, the Hayashen library has helped many students and academics from around the globe in their research work.We have more than 3000 books, including e-books and over 30 periodicals in 10 languages including Armenian, English, French, Russian and Arabic. Also in our archives are thousands of photographs, negatives, VHS, DVD, CD, Vinyl records, posters and maps. The CAIA library is a reference only facility and books may not be removed from the premises.