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Address: 43 Kent Ave, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9133
Phone Number: (302) 539-5231
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Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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A Community Gem!

Tucked away from the main-drag in Bethany is the South Coastal Library. Quiet, modern, well-used, well-endowed with an ever expanding collection. Professional and friendly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Arnold, Maryland
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Arnold, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away from the main-drag in Bethany is the South Coastal Library. Quiet, modern, well-used, well-endowed with an ever expanding collection. Professional and friendly full-time staff, with lots of retiree volunteers. Locals and tourists welcomed.

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washington dc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

This is a good library, with helpful librarians and the services you would expect. You don't have to live here to use them. If you are visiting, be sure to check the online calendar. We have attended lectures and performances at South Coast Library during our vacations in Bethany Beach.

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This library has everything. Wifi if you need it for your own computer. Dozens of computers for general use. Hundreds of magazines. Books, tapes, DVDs, etc. program for adults year round, extra programs for children during summer.

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South Bethany, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Large library with children's, teens', and adult rooms. Large capacity for books, videos, DVDs, magazines; and independent computers available for adults and children located in separate sections. All kinds of programs available day and night for adults and children throughout the year. Well connected to other DE libraries for borrowing what is not on the shelves. Best staff possible!

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Annandale, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

On vacation, need a computer, printer, FAX, copier, great book for you, place for kids to listen to a book being read to them??This is the place. Staff is sweet, helpful, patient.

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Bethany Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Great resource for all with loads of books, ebooks, access to Internet computers and meeting rooms. Truly a fantastic local hangout whether for some rainy day activities or reading materials to those needing to check email or take care of electronic business while on vacation. The Delaware library system provides many excellent resources such as ebooks, learning opportunities via lectures... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Wonderful modern source for all types of media. Many computers online access. Wifi for your own computer. DVDs, magazines, books, many things for children over the summer. Site for many informative meetings year round. Great people to help with everything's! Good genealogical info.

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Thank Mary Dot J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Everyone here is so pleasant and helpful--I LOVE the library! The addition of Overdrive for Kindle books is awesome! I had a question about renewing the online books and the librarian who assisted was extremely helpful.

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

If you need it or are looking for it you will find it at Bethany Beach's South Coastal Library. It is a beautiful building with a special section for children, a computer area, meeting rooms, quiet nooks for reading indoors and outdoors, and a great staff who are extremely friendly and very helpful. The library is used for many community... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

grate place to just relax and enjoy reading or using the internet The people there are always willing to help you find what you are looking for.

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