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Princeton Public Library

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65 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3214
+1 609-924-9529
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Well stocked public library

We were in Princeton for 2 months so my husband and I became members of this big and well-stocked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jauchzet
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Los Angeles
Nice collection of books

The library is multi-storied and has quite an impressive collection of books for all ages. Service... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PushExplore
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Guangzhou, China
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65 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3214
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"great selection of books"
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"parking garage next door"
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"reference books"
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"great kids"
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"children's books"
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"three floors"
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"wonderful community"
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"book store"
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"second floor"
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"kids and adults"
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"spring street"
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"young ones"
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"all ages"
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"an excellent place"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Princeton for 2 months so my husband and I became members of this big and well-stocked public library. It is well staffed so there is always someone to help. It has a used book store and a selection of gifts geared to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The library is multi-storied and has quite an impressive collection of books for all ages. Service staff is quite friendly and this is quite popular with kids.

1  Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

I think this is a nice clean library, but its very big, so if you want to know where something is , ask the librarian, and its three floors. People here are very nice and always helpful. They are never rude, and are always available....More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

It is a really nice library. Has a coffee shop with lite food also. Parking is nearby but will cost. Decent place to relax when visiting the university and/or the town.

Thank Salvatore F
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

Buy CD's and books to help upkeep. Great selection of books and magazines plus WiFi. Wish they could relocate to UK.

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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

After reading the Trip Advisor reviews I wanted to visit the library whilst I was in Princeton. I had gotten a completely wrong impression. It is a very large library on 3 floors in a modern building with a lot of facilities but it was...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is affiliated with Mercer County just across the Princeton University. This is a county library but has lot of books periodical. There is a Star buck inside for convenience but many stall and eatables are nearby. Parking is free on weekdays and Saturday on...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Amazing place, staff receptive. wave of the future in taking out & returning books snack bar was good

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Nice big building right on Witherspoon St. We ended up sitting in the court yard next to the library after checking out what they offered.

Thank Kathy S
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

At least the most beautiful we have seen anywhere! The three level open architecture, the wonderful, knowledgeable staff, the rich diversity of patrons, the vast and well arranged collection of books, the plentiful and comfortable seating and work areas...all contribute to a place where you...More

Thank Paul M
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