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Welles-Turner Memorial Library

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Welles Turner Memorial Library in Glastonbury, CT

Excellent programs in the friends room clearly advertised in the local newspaper; however, friends... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
xbankermat
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Glastonbury, Connecticut
Great place to study

One of the best libraries in the state. Beyond the actual selection of books, this library has to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John M
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Glastonbury, Connecticut's public library offers the traveler resources such as free Wi-Fi, public access computers and printing, copiers, newspapers, restrooms, free maps of the Town of Glastonbury.
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2407 Main St, Glastonbury, CT 06033-4616
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+1 860-652-7720
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent programs in the friends room clearly advertised in the local newspaper; however, friends room is pretty small and can accommodate a limited number of participants. Staff is always pleasant and helpful. If they do not have a book that I need, they will always...More

Thank xbankermat
Reviewed 1 week ago

The annual book sale to raise funds for the library, and the books the library buys, the equipment they have, and the general fabric of this library is very good (why are they rebuilding again?), but the attitude of the "professionals" working in the library...More

Thank ladyjaat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best libraries in the state. Beyond the actual selection of books, this library has to be one of the biggest in Connecticut. There is ample space for studying or reading. We enjoy it every time.

Thank John M
Reviewed March 8, 2018

This is a nice library. Very well-organized and clean. But the DVD section leaves a lot to be desired. All of the foreign films (which is most of their DVD collection) are mixed in and not specially labeled at all. We have to read through...More

Thank Peter Q
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Great library with lots of resources available. Small town feel because the staff is always helpful and friendly. Great book sales out on the front lawn! They offer a free Summer Reading program for kids that really makes reading fun. Children are given the opportunity...More

Thank KatbrookeParis
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Huge place, great selections- elevator to 2nd floor if unable to do stairs, nice magazine room, have to see for yourself- easy self checkout!

Thank Beverly61
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This library is an excellent medium size town library. It is very quiet. Staff are helpful. It has Wi-Fi and computers. The facility has wide variations in architecture since different sections were built many years apart. The area towards Main Street is more historic, while...More

Thank agnitfom2000
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

I love this library and am an avid reader in a book club. Frequently, the books I need are checked out and I need to put a hold on them, but the wait isn't usually that long. I think there are many who use this...More

Thank gipat
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Was able to get away to work on numerous work projects. Very quiet great staff and very clean. All of the visitors respect the quietness.

Thank David S
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Great place to relax while visiting Glastonbury! Sit in a quiet atmospher. Find many interesting books to choose from and enjoy a few quiet hours reading.

Thank cjaylward
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