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Address: 200 Main St, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5415
Phone Number: +1 508-696-4211
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Great inventory of books with friendly and helpful staff. Hours are perfect and location makes it convenient for all. On the bus route and within walking distance from downtown... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 August 2016
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Madison, Connecticut
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Madison, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Great inventory of books with friendly and helpful staff. Hours are perfect and location makes it convenient for all. On the bus route and within walking distance from downtown Edgartown/Tisbury

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Bethesda, MD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here every summer for the last 10 years and one of my treats is to drop by and pick up some books to read at the beach. It's a small library but it has a reading roomhave a decent selection of new books. I've had books put on reserve from throughout the Massachusetts library system.

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Thank Lubran
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I spent my last summer as a j1 student in Martha`s Vineyard and I wasn`t able to bring all the medical books that I wanted from back home, but I was able to use the Vineyard Haven Library when I needed something which was really nice.

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Thank Sandra V
Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Great selection of new books, helpful staff, and comfortable place for reading magazines or using the internet. Wonderful childrens' programs too.

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Thank Louise G
Boston
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129 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

We visited this library several times during our vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Gorgeous library within easy walking distance of downtown. Great selection of books, magazines and comfortable seating. We rented a house with very limited access to the internet. WIFI at the library is fast and reliable. Nice staff. If you are working there on Friday afternoons during the summer,... More 

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Thank Lin M
Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts
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62 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

This small town library has everything you need. A large collection of books and even more you can order from their system. Large selection of magazines and a nice reading area. Helpful staff and plenty of computers. If you are around for awhile you can even enjoy one of their adult or children's programs.

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Thank Steffen9278
Rocky River, Ohio
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

For a tourist destination, you don't necessarily expect a full library with professional staff. This is a lovely spot with plenty of books for adults, kids, and teens. Computers as well as work tables are available. I help shelve books when I visit as my resident friend is a volunteer - love libraries, even on vacation!

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Thank thelittlebird
Nashua, New Hampshire
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2014

The VH Library is very nice! It's a great size and there's lots of places to sit and read or just relax and enjoy some quiet. Very fun, especially on a rainy day.

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Thank Amanda L
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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139 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2013

Free computer access, free paperback exchange, good bathrooms, this is a fabulous place to go on a rainy day, they have movie night, authors speakers, if they had a cafe and beds, you could live there

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USA
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2013

A great place with free computers and wifi. Nice selection of books for a small place. Comfortable couches in the magazine area to hang out on a rainy summer day.

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Thank gensurg

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