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Urbana Public Library

210 W Green St, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3953
+1 217-367-4057
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Read a real book!

Lovely and friendly library with kind and helpful staff. The book sales are wonderful and offer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vast-archive
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Urbana, Illinois
great kids area

This is a great place to go with young children as it is separate from the rest of the library! It... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Leslie S
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210 W Green St, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3953
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+1 217-367-4057
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and friendly library with kind and helpful staff. The book sales are wonderful and offer many categories to browse. Support you local library. Excellent music and film collection. Small cafe too.

Thank vast-archive
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a great place to go with young children as it is separate from the rest of the library! It is an enclosed space and very nice.

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Love our library; taxes well used and very friendly children's section.The music and DVD sections are good; the books on cd great for trips.

Thank Ricardo D
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Urbana Public library is a nice medium sized library that has a wide assortment of media, books, a wonderful childrens section and a small coffee house area that also has affordable books for sale. My biggest issue with the library is that you have to...More

Thank karen a
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My children enjoyed going to this library and it just keeps on getting better with age. The librarians are helpful and its just a wonderful library that has a children s library, meeting space, books, periodicals, movies, and even a coffee shop. Its located near...More

1  Thank Eunice B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Being the daughter of a librarian I can say that this library is a local gem. The peope working here are very friendly and helpful and I can always find many selections available. Their media section is wide ranging also. The atmosphere is very welcoming...More

1  Thank annepierce
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Even has a coffee house operational inside that serves good drinks. They have nearly everything or can get it for you. Very understanding in general and concerned about good services.

1  Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I visit this library with my son on a fairly regular basis. The entire bottom level of the building is the children's library, and it is extensive with books, music and videos. There are interactive play areas for the kids and a few cute book...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a pretty historic Library. Founded in 1874, the building dates from 1918. It is actually called the "Urbana Free Library." The day we visited the Library there were tons of people there; a really good thing. What impressed me the most was the...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is my favorite place in town. The staff is totally cheerful and helpful, the collection is linked to many other libraries, DVDs are no extra charge, the on-line access and wait-list is great, and my daughter can even wait-list books and CDs she thinks...More

Thank HKMS086
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