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Champaign Public Library

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Modern, clean, and loaded with books & multimedia!

Great place to choose media & books, also perfect accommodations for studying and reading. Free and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lholzknecht
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Champaign, Illinois
Great study environment

This library is modern, well-stocked, clean, nice coffee area. Plenty of books, movies for rent... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
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Step into our light-filled, open spaces and see our wonderful Peter Sis murals, colorful TeenSpace, quiet meeting rooms, Library Café and Friendshop Bookstore. The library at 200 W. Green St., is open Mondays - Thursdays 9-9; Fridays 9-6; Saturdays...more
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200 W Green St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5193
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to choose media & books, also perfect accommodations for studying and reading. Free and plentiful parking that is located close by.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! Glad to hear we have just what you need.

Reviewed 16 January 2019

This library is modern, well-stocked, clean, nice coffee area. Plenty of books, movies for rent, audio books. New periodicals. Great reading, studying areas. Nice computer facilities. Plenty of help available.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

Thank you for the great review! Please let us know if there is anything you need that we don't have.

Reviewed 7 January 2019

Excellent offerings. Cab take videos out on loan for no fee to city residents. A community gem, worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Family friendly with lots of activities and lots of free classes. The Staff is always helpful and willing to order materials if not available at their site. Our family visits at least once a week. or more, Sometimes , we just like to sit and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you for the fabulous review. It sounds like you have used a lot of our services. I love to hear that you like hanging out to read in the sunny windows. Regular visitors are our favorites!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great place to visit.Has lots of resources. Staff is very helpful. All ways busy with customers. We visit weekly.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks for the great review. We love to hear that we are part of your weekly routine!

Reviewed 11 October 2018

This library has lots of seating around the edges - as in, by the large windows. Great place to sit and read or study.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

It is a lovely setting. Thanks for spending time with us.

Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a great library. The staff is more than helpful and polite. The collection of DVD's is well maintained and most DVD's are current and free.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Eric T
Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We are lucky in Champaign to have such a nice Library and services available. So many great programs and services targetting our kids.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

We are also lucky to have great customers who appreciate the work we do. Thank you.

Reviewed 29 September 2018

one of my favorite lazy things to do is to hang out at the library. Not only do they have an awesome staff, large number of resources for students and community members like, but the atmosphere there is great. love the place.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Great to hear that we are where you like to spend your down time!

Reviewed 28 August 2018

This Library is great. Wonderful staff, great location, excellent selections. Lot's of great study/reading spaces. Children's area is wonderful. Media section is very good too.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kristina H, Manager at Champaign Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks for the great review! I am glad to hear that we have want you want. If you ever notice anything we don't have or any ways we can do something even better, let us know. Kristina

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fphaynes
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Thanks for your question. You can get a library card if you live outside the city limits if the Champaign library is your closest library. You would need to pay for the card around the amount that you would pay if you... More
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