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Homer Public Library

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Great library, well designed for flexible use, free wi-fi and work desks

Well planned library, has a great range of rooms and spaces to cater for just about any use... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
RocketRog
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Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful building and services enjoyed by residents plus visitors alike :)

The Homer Public Library offers a delightful, quiet place to enjoy your reading etc. The speedy... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
GC404
,
Anchorage, Alaska
via mobile
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20 Sep 2018
“Great library, well designed for flexible use, free wi-fi and work desks”
24 Jun 2018
“Beautiful building and services enjoyed by residents plus visitors alike :)”
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The Homer Public Library serves the diverse needs of our community members by providing access to information, promoting literacy, and facilitating lifelong learning. We foster education, personal well-being, cultural creativity, community...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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500 Hazel Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7849
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Well planned library, has a great range of rooms and spaces to cater for just about any use. Friendly staff, a great asset for community and visitors alike. Also, the books and magazines are well curated.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RocketRog
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The Homer Public Library offers a delightful, quiet place to enjoy your reading etc. The speedy WiFi makes it easy to check your email, and there’s an array of computers available for this if you don’t have a laptop/tablet. There’s also a spacious, separate, special...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GC404
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We came to the library for a geocache that was hidden inside. The staff was friendly. They also had used books for sale.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AlaskaVans
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I loved this library..While my husband was out fishing, I knitted with the group of knitters at the library. I had first class access to books, DVD s and a comfortable place to read and relax.. Do visit if you get a chance

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Linda M
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We loved this library when we lived in Homer...such a peaceful atmosphere and so many beautful books at hand...stop in and see the architecture! You'll be impressed

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Linnylanechanger
Reviewed 19 July 2016

always helpful staff willing to hold open the gates of knowledge for all who pass. Great reading nooks, plenty of bandwidth.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank timinak73
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The library was a nice quiet place to spend a few hours during our visit to Homer. Secure internet and books for sale too

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Karen K
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Came into town late one evening. Arrived from the lower 48 so no cell coverage with data. Therefore headed to the library for a WiFi connection to check out things to do / places to stay. Unfortunately, the library turns off WiFi when closed. Odd....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank kreviewsit
Reviewed 5 May 2016

A big community effort went into building this library which opened in 2006. You will love the relaxed atmosphere inside. A separate children' s section is glassed in and has computers for the kids. The library also has WiFi and nice cubicles to sit and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank NJY74
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We went here primarily to print boarding passes, but were very impressed by this lovely, art-filled library. The weather was so perfect during the 2 weeks we were there that I didn't want to spend time indoors, but if it had been rainy I would...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Judy W
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