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Liverpool Central Library

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Address: William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EW, England
Phone Number: 44 151 233 3069
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Amazing reading room

Very impressive library, lots of facilities for users. The reading room is stunning, worth a visit to see this remarkable building.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Hamilton, Scotland
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Hamilton, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Very impressive library, lots of facilities for users. The reading room is stunning, worth a visit to see this remarkable building.

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Frodsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Lovely modern library but make sure to go into the original reading room with amazing spiral staircases, walkways and oak panelling. A fantastic blend of ultra modern and traditional. A really beautiful place to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Just walk into this most beautiful building and soak up the peace and tranquility not to mention the friendliness of all the staff and especially the lovely volunteer Sylvia who helped us get the most out of our visit. Whether you want a book, a quiet sit down in Costa coffee, entertainment for the children, walk through history or observe... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Stunning building, quiet, relaxing, various rooms, shame the staff are not too friendly. But they don't make my experience, books do.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

You can book meeting rooms or just work away from your work place with wi fi Great for meeting up central point if the weather is fine you can sit outside Great for getting a quick bite to eat The library has been re vamped and looks great

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Just popped in one day with my friends to have a look around and our jaws dropped. It is a really huge library with a huge collection of books to rent. The membership is free as long as you have a valid Liverpool address and if you are not interested in becoming a member you can just go there, pick... More 

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Rufford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The central library was crucial to my dissertation research and I found their archive section to be well organised and well equipped. There are lockers provided for a fee of £1 and the facilities (microfilm etc.) are free to access. If you get stuck using any of the equipment, the staff are happy to help. My favourite part of the... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The outside walkway is well designed, a classy entrance. Everything you need is there including a genealogy section.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We have had the privilege of visiting this magnificent library. The Picton Reading Room and Oak Rooms have to be seen to be fully appreciated. The viewing point at the top is an added bonus to a wonderful visit. I would recommend anyone visiting this awesome City to pop in and experience this library. Staff were so courteous, friendly and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

this place has everything, hard to believe it's free, what fortunate people we are to have such a place in a fabulous city

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Address: William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EW, England
Phone Number: 44 151 233 3069
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool>  > Central Liverpool

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