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Structurall eyesoar

I used to love visiting the old library in the heart of downtown, this new building is nothing but... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
traveltheworld61
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Dundas, Canada
New Buliding

New Building with helpful staff. Enjoy one of the knitting nights there. The Library is a bit... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
Mary-anne H
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Waterdown, Canada
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5 weeks ago
“Structurall eyesoar”
Oct 11, 2017
“New Buliding”
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25 Mill Street North, Waterdown, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 2H0, Canada
+1 905-689-6269
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I used to love visiting the old library in the heart of downtown, this new building is nothing but an eyesoar, no where near as many books as there could be, place is very sterile, offers free but limited parking, numerous unused rooms for “quiet...More

Thank traveltheworld61
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

This design is not in keeping with the village area of Waterdown and surrounding Communities. It is all glass and square design making it more of an urban design than Village. Don't understand who was biased on the selection committee but they obviously were trying...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Books are available when reserved, orderly. Great people at the front desk. Everything is easy access. No worries, no hassles

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed October 11, 2017

New Building with helpful staff. Enjoy one of the knitting nights there. The Library is a bit small so the selection is limited.

Thank Mary-anne H
Reviewed March 8, 2017

As most things that are controlled by Hamilton, this building was over budget and over time. I don't like that I have to walk around 3/4 of the building before accessing the library.

Thank jammin2017
Reviewed February 13, 2017

This new building was opened last spring. It has quiet reading areas, it is also a new seniors place with senior programs. But unfortunately, seniors have complained that it rains through the roof and there are not close washrooms nearby. Also, parking is at a...More

Thank Nuckigcg
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

The staff was helpful walking me through the the process from beginning to end. (Things have changed a wee bit since I was in school!)

Thank Sandi J
Reviewed November 11, 2016

What a huge upgrade in Waterdown for the library. A beautiful building with lots of space and resources available. Why would anyone every buy a book anymore. This is the only way to go!

Thank TheGTDudeAbides
Reviewed October 17, 2016

No, the Waterdown library is not on Mill Street any longer, having moved several months ago to 163 Dundas Street East, part of the new municipal complex, but Tripadvisor will not recognize the new address. In any case, after years in a historic old building,...More

Thank yankeefan730
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