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Greensboro Public Library

219 N Church St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2941
+1 336-373-2471
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A Beautiful Looking Building, But Limited Resources

This is the Central Library, located in a beautiful looking building located on the edge of... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2016
Michael Eric H
Greensboro, North Carolina
Great library with a nice children's area

This library is actually not far from where we live, so we go there fairly often. This library is... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
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219 N Church St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2941
+1 336-373-2471
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

This is the Central Library, located in a beautiful looking building located on the edge of downtown Greensboro, NC. Unfortunately they do have limited resources, especially if you are trying to research issues in-depth. Their web-site is usually a bit out-dated and not refreshed as...More

Thank Michael Eric H
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

This library is actually not far from where we live, so we go there fairly often. This library is very spacious with an upstairs and a downstairs and of course an elevator. One of the things that we love about this library is the dedicated...More

Thank MissMocha82
Reviewed 11 February 2016

This two story library is beautifully built and meets the needs of all ages. The second floor has stuff for adults and computers and quiet places to work. The main level is split in two with children's area with picture books, chapter books, computers, and...More

Thank Amelia C
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Two floors, well stocked with learning materials, computers, books for every age and taste. The staff are very helpful and knowledgeable. It's quiet, like a library should be, but there are always lots of people inside, taking advantage of this great resource. If you've been...More

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Diversified, helpful topics. Computers, etc. I love reading. Convenient location, across from Children's Museum.

Thank Joy L
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The Greensboro Public Library system is excellent. The Central, Hemphill, Kathleen Clay Edwards, and Lake Brandt branches are all different. The Central Library downtown offers the most space and selection. They have also been kind enough to display our photography club's images for the past...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I take my grandchildren to the library, but like some of the other locations better. They like the children's room. The bad thing about this library is it's a hang out for homeless people and they are always around and some are very creepy. Staff...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 24 November 2015

I love the library and we take our kids almost every week to check out new books. We usually go to the KCB library on New Garden street but decided to try this one for a change. There was no free parking anywhere close to...More

Thank Jenn S
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We visited this branch of the library on the same day as the Greensboro Historical Museum. Of all the branches this is one of my favorites because of the beautiful artwork on all the floors and in some of the halls. I will however offer...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We use two of the branch l;ibraries. They are able to get any book we want. Staff are knowledable and polite. The branches serve neighborhoods in the city and each is unique and pleasant. Some have reading rooms with fireplaces and are in a garden...More

Thank Joseph B
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