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Auckland National Library Centre

8 Stanley Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-365 8800
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Nice library

While on holidays in Auckland we went to have a look at the library and were impressed. It is a... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
roy v
Traralgon, Australia
Reading is always healthy

The Auckland National Library Centre is an excellent place to stop by, grab a book, sit down and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2016
Lincoln T
Olivos, Argentina
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26 Jan 2017
“Nice library”
6 Jun 2016
“Reading is always healthy”
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8 Stanley Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-365 8800
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

While on holidays in Auckland we went to have a look at the library and were impressed. It is a huge , well set out comfortable place a great asset to the city. The staff were helpful and we availed ourselves of the free wifi...More

Thank roy v
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The Auckland National Library Centre is an excellent place to stop by, grab a book, sit down and start enjoying your choice. A clean place, with plenty of subjects to dig in. Nice place to be when it rains. You can spend a whole afternoon...More

Thank Lincoln T
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I visited this place to have the internet connection. This place is very cosy and a huge library that has what you are looking for. The toilets are clean and the staff are very kind.

Thank aleron13
Reviewed 18 November 2015

It is a really good library, however it is not fully public library, it is school service library, only schools can borrow the books. It is managed under Department of Internal Affairs, not Auckland Council service. Still it is a good place to read a...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Very attractive library, free Wifi and clean toilets, lots of really good books, silent, cozy armchairs and sofas, very central! Good if you need a bit of silence!

Thank Marlène B
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

First I had visited this place when I was looking for a place which kept me warm in winters and gave a free internet connection.. Nothing better than this place.. On top of it I got a free membership so that means free books and...More

Thank Amit B
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Fantastic library a big range of choices for everyone. They are very well organise and the staf are so helpfu. love the building.

Thank lobetravel58
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Great ranges of resourses. Easy accessibility. Easy access to ordering books and dvds online and also the ease of posting or picking up books and media from any library in the Auckland area of your choice! Fab staff also.

Thank Louise M
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