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Colchester - East Hants Public Library

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This is an awesome building, modern and historic combined. There is a good selection of books and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Truro, Canada
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Most amazing public Library in Nova Scotia

This Library has it all.. It is converted college from the late 1800's which has been lovingly... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Brian B
Truro, Canada
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754 Prince St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1G9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is an awesome building, modern and historic combined. There is a good selection of books and you can place an order to have any book in a NS library brought in. This can be done onsite or online from home. I like the reminder...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

This Library has it all.. It is converted college from the late 1800's which has been lovingly restored to its full glory .. Two stories each with 20 foot ceilings.. (approx. ).. old brick passageways ,, a complete makers lab with 3d printing available. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brian B
Reviewed October 26, 2018

I had been looking for a book and tried this library and they sent out a message to see if any other library had it. It was a Brenda Novak novel called "Hello Again" and I only had to wait 2 weeks for it to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I use the Overdrive App to access this Library online from my Android devices. It's great because I don't even have to go in to borrow books. I do go to the renovated library occasionally and the staff are friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank billme2015
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Well laid out to assist visitors to locate whatever resources they need. Also offers meeting spaces and areas for children to do crafts.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Roberta W
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

If you’re in Truro, definitely take stroll through the new library. Beautiful architecture, where existing historic features center pieces meet modern design. Staff were there to help, and made a conscious effort to find any books we were looking for. Public computers are available, along...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Go to the library, find a book and relax in the beautiful surroundings. The building is beautiful on the outside. When you enter the modern beauty mixed with the old charm is a delight.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Brigit L
Reviewed September 20, 2017

A beautiful historic building renovated and now housing the Colchester-East Hants Public Library. Worth the visit just to see the building and the grounds outside (Civic Square) are lovely. A great place to take the kids on a warm sunny day, they can read a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank pumpkinnite
Reviewed August 10, 2017

It's a very nice new library. lovely building. Lots to do. Nice place for sure. Do come by to give it a try.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ronald C
Reviewed July 21, 2017

The library in Truro is gorgeous. If you have kids & the weather is crappy, take them there. Very modern & cool with lots of fun spaces.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kaelap
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