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Address: 58 North Water Street, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
Phone Number: 508-627-1373
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Just in time to see the old library

We spent a few hours reading books and enjoying the old (Carnegie) part of the library. The library will soon be moving to another location.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We spent a few hours reading books and enjoying the old (Carnegie) part of the library. The library will soon be moving to another location.

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NY
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great, cozy space. They also have a free book swap area in the foyer. I always take a book/leave a book when I visit.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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84 reviews 84 reviews
45 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Hurry up and see the old Carnegie library before they move into there new library. A classic public library with internet, books, and news papers to enjoy. Not to mention friendly library staff ! You can even get a free library card as a Massachusetts resident, or a small fee for outside residency. I would recommend getting one if you... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

Great books, nice librarians and plenty of other media. Cool place to escape the crowds and the heat in summer. Get a book bag and support this gem!!!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

As a Massachusetts resident, sign up for a temporary library card and grab a book or DVD for later at the hotel.

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Southport CT
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131 reviews 131 reviews
50 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The kids ran out of books to read (huh?) on vacation... we were able to get our own CLAMS card and check out books for them, cookbooks, for me, NYT crossword puzzle copies every day... The children's resource librarian stands head and shoulders above any other we've met: her patience with the wiffle waffle pre-teens was honorary... we will be... More 

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Gloucester City, New Jersey
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67 reviews 67 reviews
34 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We enjoyed a free jazz concert on the front lawn on a Thursday night. It's nice to have the wifi available there, and it's conveniently located in town. Nonresidents can get a temporary card for $10, which might be worth it if you're staying for a while or if you will check out a lot of materials while you're there.

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Edgartown, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Cool and comfortable, go in and read up-to date papers in comfortable chairs . Free Wi-fi and free 15min on their computers if you don't have a smart phone I guess most people do these days but convenient for oversees visitors. Very helpful staff who are used to all nationalities. Off season they screen some great movies ( Downton Abbey)... More 

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Capital District, NY
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Walking back to the hotel we discovered a concert was about to begin so we sat down and enjoyed the music of a local musician. Very enjoyable.

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glencove1
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Comfortable. Good Internet connection. Lovely staff. Wonderful book collection. Got idea for part of my new book here.

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