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Allen County Public Library

Closes in 8 min: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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This has to be one of the best library‘s I’ve ever been to. The people who work here are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Schramski46743
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Many Offerings at the Downtown Branch

Besides doing the obvious, borrowing media or researching catalogues, visitors can view rotating... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
judithh692
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I find the main branch of the Allen County Public Library to be fairly active at all hours, the dozen or so times I've been there. The building is large, but the staff are perfectly willing to direct you if you are having trouble finding...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best library‘s I’ve ever been to. The people who work here are completely helpful and the library is spread out very beautifully there’s always a quiet space for you to sit and enjoy highly recommend that you go...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Besides doing the obvious, borrowing media or researching catalogues, visitors can view rotating displays put together by groups and individuals, visit the art gallery, create objects on 3D printers, learn video production and borrow equipment to film once completing training, produce broadcasts for local public...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank judithh692
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Wide arrray of valued intrests. A person can research any number of things and the library puts on a number of public interst shows.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Dawn B
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Great resources. Highly recommend. Various information sources. Don’t miss the chance to explore here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mona L
Reviewed December 22, 2018

My dad and I enjoy going to the Downtown library for their Geneology department. It is a great facility and has really improved since I was a child!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jrich9
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

We come to the main library all the time. It is great for children, but also an excellent spot for adults as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This library has just about everything you need for reading, doing reports, or doing your ancestry background.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank buster7236
Reviewed December 9, 2018

For genealogists, this library is as good as it gets. They have many titles not found anywhere else, including the excellent Family History Libraries in Salt Lake City and elsewhere. They have a huge collection of genealogical journals/periodicals from around the country indexed by PERSI....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank INSFCA
Reviewed November 25, 2018

ACPL is a great source for whatever kind of book or information you're looking for. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful and they have a great system to put a book on reserve and be notified when it becomes available.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Meg S
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This sounds more like a statement rather than a question. And if the questioner already works at the Allen County Public Library, then I would think they would know the answer. Don't know why this came to me.
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