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Ashland Library

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Address: 410 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland, OR 97520-2136
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A great place to just sit and read or do research or find a book. Maybe even read it in the shade of one of the trees outside!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 July 2016
Manteo, North Carolina
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Manteo, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

A great place to just sit and read or do research or find a book. Maybe even read it in the shade of one of the trees outside!

Thank lehook1031
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Many authors live in Ashland which may have helped the librarians amass such a wide and complete collection of books. The library is very pleasant inside for a tourist to sit in and do research or to read for pleasure. Parking although limited does exist behind the building. If the play you saw is over and you aren't ready for... More 

Thank LIbertySpinner
Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

For visitors, the Ashland Library is an 1918 "Carnegie" library, with a modern extension. It has all the stuff one would expect in a library whether you're 60+ or 6. Books, DVD's, internet, lots of different newspapers, kid's section, etc. Staff is helpful. Easy to get a card and check out stuff. Atmosphere is comfortable to read and relax. Frequent... More 

Thank AlaskansinOR
Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I haven't been to the library for years: I mean, who needs to read from a whole book when you can read a snippet of what you need over the web. But, wait, what if you want a reference book: from Chilton's automotive to a travel guide. The Librarian couldn't have been more helpful: I renewed my Library Card, checked... More 

Thank Bennychat
Ashland, Oregon
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Wonderful library: great librarians, good selection, easy to reserve on-line. And... it is open on Sundays!

Thank JojoAshland
United States
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This has been a frequent place my daughter and I visit since moving to Ashland. We are voracious readers and check out many books. The staff know us by name and are very helpful and kind. We had our library close down due to budget cuts a few years back and that really was a sad day. Young children staged... More 

Thank fragrantrosa
Portland, OR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

The Ashland Library is one of the original Carnegie Libraries with a substantial modern addition. I participated in a meeting in one of their downstairs meeting rooms. Very functional and worked out well.

Thank Dooglas
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We went to the library because my husband had been there once as a teenager returning from a ski trip. He was freezing and the library was open so he went in and found a warm fireplace. So, this visit he wanted to see whether he recalled it correctly; the old library is now solely a children's library with a... More 

Thank Srbellee
Ashland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I appreciate the staff and services of the Ashland Library. There is a wide selection if books and periodicals. Electronic books are also available. There is also a wonderful children's section. Checking out books is easy and fast. The only downside is that we wish the library should be open more often.

Thank Tapetseb22
Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

This is a first-rate science museum for a little town. The exhibits are done well, researched thoroughly, and are very interactive. Kids of all ages will love it. There's something for everyone, and even the adults have a great time.

Thank Erica J

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