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L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

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Gem in downtown eau claire

I would give ten stars if I could. There are worlds and worlds to be discovered here, and we are... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Allison H
upstairs is MUCH quieter

Had to print some documents, and staff were very helpful, with no problems that I'm an out of... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Mankato, Minnesota
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Dec 12, 2018
“Gem in downtown eau claire”
Sep 12, 2018
“upstairs is MUCH quieter”
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

I would give ten stars if I could. There are worlds and worlds to be discovered here, and we are grateful for the helpful staff, the updated displays and rotating selection of toys, the programs for kids and families, and the great choices for "community...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Allison H
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Had to print some documents, and staff were very helpful, with no problems that I'm an out of stater. Otherwise, the usual problems with Wisconsin libraries, as there's no designated quiet area, however the 2nd floor is MUCH quieter.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

This library is really keeping up with the times. Of course they have books and magazines but they also have computers and a lot of new technology. They have programs to bring people in and meeting rooms for groups. The staff is very knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank pemberleypublishing
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Seeing that the L.E. Phillips library is the ONLY library for a city of 69,000 people it could have better hours. The library only opens at 10am on weekdays and closes early.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kadrenk
Reviewed January 29, 2018

Such a great family friendly place to go and explore with kids or by yourself. Everything from books, music, dvds, and the local art scene.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Gregory B
Reviewed September 12, 2017

I love this library! They have a great selection and also have free audiobooks online. Their kids section is full of fun things for children and they always have reading programs throughout the year. Including a program where you can read away your debt.

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank L1717HYsaram
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We were able to check out canning equipment for 4 weeks. What a great benefit. The kit came with a pressure canner, equipment kit, and books. We were able to put up plum jelly, apple pie filling, apple sauce, and tomato sauce.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Susan H
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is the go-to public library in the area if you are looking for materials. They have a nice collection, plenty of computers, and areas to sit and read. The children's area is set off to the side on the main level helping to keep...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Yankee_Doodle_Do
Reviewed July 11, 2017

You can find anything topic you are looking for and if you can just ask. They have a traveling cart yes even in the winter they bring books to places you wouldn't think. Wonderful and many programs for kids

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank AngelinaP178
Reviewed July 8, 2017

They have a great kid section. Good adult selection. They are part of a huge library system that does interlibrary loans. Love how you can request and renew online or by phone if you can't make it down. Lots of activities for all ages throughout...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Angela W
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