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Allen County Public Library

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Great library.

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

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mark S
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Better than Salt Lake City

For genealogists, this library is as good as it gets. They have many titles not found anywhere... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Thank Kim H
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

They always have what I'm looking for and the staff is wonderful. Free WiFi that's easy to use, lots of open seating, and great environment

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Allen County Public Library is huge. Some Holloween activities this passed week were held at this library that is located downtown Fort Wayne. We went down town to check it out. It was very windy and chilly and a storm was brewing. The kids played...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

My 2 year old loves playing at the Georgetown location. Staff there are very friendly and so are the visitors. Lots of learning toys and toddler friendly computers as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tricia A
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Allen County Mainlibrary and it’s branches hold a large number of. Novels, childrrn’s Books, periodicals, books-on-tape and CD’s. It also has a entire bookcase of books of all types written by local authors. It is most well known for its genealogical library rated second best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bobhlvl
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

It was a quick an efficent process. A computer was available immediately and we was able to get all the info we needed. Good job

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ebottles75
Reviewed September 28, 2018

The Allen County Public Library's genealogy holdings are known to be the second-largest in the United States -- second only to Salt Lake City. I compile a list of research projects to tackle for the next trip that I take. 1. Go to WorldCat and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Purfessor
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Meg S
July 17, 2017|
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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.