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Taunton Public Library

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Best library around

The staff is very friendly and goes out if their way to help you find the books you're looking for... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile
Hard to find books, like

Alan Powers' adaptation of Giordano Bruno's hilarious "Candelaio" (1582). See Youtube for a couple... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Jim J
Portland, Maine
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11 Dec 2018
“Best library around”
9 Mar 2018
“Hard to find books, like”
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and goes out if their way to help you find the books you're looking for. They have a great play area for kids and a quiet area for homework with WiFi.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hope1293
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Alan Powers' adaptation of Giordano Bruno's hilarious "Candelaio" (1582). See Youtube for a couple scenes acted at the Bridewell Theatre, London in 2014: "Candelaio Final Edit." For more on Bruno, see Powers' lecture on him at Harvard Center for Astrophysics: google "Giordano Bruno Harvard Video."

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jim J
Reviewed 9 July 2017

great place to get passes but do it early in the summer because passes run out fast the staff is very helpful

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Christine F
Reviewed 11 April 2017

While we live in Raynham, MA, we often use the Taunton Library for hard to find books (that we need quickly) and for library passes (they have many more than the Raynham Library). Friendly and helpful staff.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank F5538UPalana
Reviewed 26 February 2017

There is just something special about walking into a library. Taunton Public Library is not new but it offers a sense of history. Welcoming staff and user friendly resources. It houses stacks upon stacks of books and if they don't have it, they can check...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

There isn't many places that embraces the future in history like this library. This building houses one of the most extensive collections of books, that Universities could only appreciate. The staff is second to none, and can help anyone find anything in just minuets. There...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The saff is quite helpful, especially in the neatly arranged Childrens's Section. Enjoy vistiing and using Overdrive for downloading ebooks.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Ron C
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The Taunton Library is an excellent resourse.u are looking for the will get it. The staff is outstanding. They are friendly and very helpful.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bronicaetr
Reviewed 6 November 2016

If you are looking to borrow a book, DVDs, cd, etc. then look no further. This is a large library with ample books and resources for basic needs. People sometimes study upstairs as it is quiet, and use their computers. I donated some books recently...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank su2doz
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I think the taunton public library is one of Taunton finest gems.it has everything you could want except food.there is passes for for many attractions in the area.also has a book or two.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank John D
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