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Address: 1125 Pine Street, Boulder, CO 80302
Phone Number: (303) 441-3110
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I wish I had wanted to research something here, because it sure looked like a serious library, like ones I remember from college. The building itself is beautiful and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

I wish I had wanted to research something here, because it sure looked like a serious library, like ones I remember from college. The building itself is beautiful and the librarians looked like they probably knew anything about which you might want to ask. I contented myself with perusing Joel Haertling's excellent photo exhibit of the history of Boulder's Hippies.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

When I was in Boulder, I visited the main library. I asked the reference desk librarian what else she recommended I see in my day and she said, 'The Carnegie Branch Library, it's the original library in Boulder.' It is just a short walk from the main library and just blocks away from Pearl Street Mall. I was glad I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

The excellent staff can help you find what you are looking for. This was one of the libraries that Carnegie helped set up, and now it is just for history papers. They have a lot of photographs, and oral histories. It's on Broadway, in an elegant building, near Pearl St. Mall.

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