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Address: 1 Reach Road, Brooklin, ME 04616
Phone Number: 207.359.2276
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The librarians are always smiling and so kind! yes this library is very small but a wonderful one! They even have a small art gallery in the back! i have been going here for years... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
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Portland, Maine
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The librarians are always smiling and so kind! yes this library is very small but a wonderful one! They even have a small art gallery in the back! i have been going here for years and can promise you wont be writing a bad review for it!!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Lovely little library in this itsy bitsy town. 100 year old building, we were told, that has been updated with skylights. Amazing that such a small town has such a large, lovely library. Then again, this is EB White territory.

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Brigantine, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is a beautiful and friendly library. They were having a special event and welcomed us to join them. I could sit here for hours with the local history learning and more.

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Maine, USA
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This vibrant community library is a treasure for the town of Brooklin. Founded in 1912, it features a solid collection of over 14,000 items including recent books, movies, videos, audio books, free internet wi-fi, art exhibits, and an excellent staff to assist you. Residents and visitors alike are welcome to use the library services. We are town residents and regular... More 

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Gallatin, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

This little haven of gentleness and books resides quietly in the shadow of E.B. White and Roger Angell. Friendly hosts softly chatted with a nosey visitor from away. Free WiFi helps the world intrude even in Brooklin. Come and read a while.

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Waterville, Maine, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Built in 1912, this tiny Greek Revival building looks like a sweet, old library. Step inside, though, and you will "Wow!" Renovated and updated in the past several years, this is a for-real, gorgeous, up-to-date library and is well-used and well-loved. The librarian was friendly, even though everyone who came in asked, "WHEN was this built?" There was an art... More 

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Brooklin, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

This lovely library is quintessentially Maine and yet thoroughly modern at the same time. They've just automated and have books to be down-loaded and WiFi - and the atmosphere is completely friendly and as Linus described his pumpkin patch, 'most sincere' and hospitable because of the pleasant and helpful dispositions of the librarian and staff. A screen cottage gets put... More 

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