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Urbana Public Library

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A Great Resource

This is a wonderful library. There is a large children's section, with books, computers, toys, and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Garris G
Urbana, Illinois
My children's favorite place to visit

We have been so happy to live near such a great library. There is a great selection of books for... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a wonderful library. There is a large children's section, with books, computers, toys, and programming. Last summer my grandkids read to mini horses ! Fully handicap accessible & they have walkers you can use in the library. In the summer there is an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Garris G
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We have been so happy to live near such a great library. There is a great selection of books for all ages. I love how the children's section is separate and in the basement so the kids have a little more freedom. They also have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

I love that they have a large selection of board games, movies and DVDs. The staff is always very friendly.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Emily S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This place is great. I am avid reader of adult graphic novels and this place has an excellent collection. Go check out. You won't regret.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Soumya G
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Urbana Library is really clean. Their selection of books is wide and also cds, dvds. The only thing is that I usually come here to study but sometimes it can be really noisy especially with the sound of coffeemaker from the coffee shop and with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Connie P
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Love this library, great movie, music, and book selection. Would be good if there was a larger textbook section seeing as there are so many students in town probably discarding books, etc. Public and high schoolers having access to these types of books would be...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Stephanie O
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A library - and quite good at it, no more, no less. Quiet, clean, inspiring, and plenty of cool "hideout" places to plug in your laptop and write. Sometimes there are weird fellows browsing through the library (as a public and open establishment - they...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank elady802
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I attempted to provide my book to the University of Illinois main library, the Champaign Library and the Urbana Public library. The Urbana Public library was by far the best to deal with. At the University of Illinois main library they told me that once...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank krolson333
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice well maintained library with a floor completely for kids. DVD/digital media section needs renovation. There is a small coffee shop inside. Book drop off location is not well designed. Very hard to drop off books sitting inside the car.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Sharif1470
Reviewed 20 July 2017

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.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Pat L
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