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Homer Public Library

500 Hazel Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7849
+1 907-235-3180
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EXCELLENT book sale every year - DON't MISS IT!

This library is friendly, quiet, a wonderful get-away and has an incredible book sale every year... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2015
ShesGotATicketToRide
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Kenai, Alaska
Nice place to relax on a rainy day.

The Homer Public Library is a gorgeous building with excellent lighting and comfortable reading... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2015
Elise B
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Homer, Alaska, United States
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The Homer Public Library serves the diverse needs of our community members by providing access to information, promoting literacy, and facilitating lifelong learning. We foster education, personal well-being, cultural creativity, community engagement, and economic development. Our resources are offered without charge to people of all ages and abilities within our service area.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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500 Hazel Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7849
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+1 907-235-3180
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

This library is friendly, quiet, a wonderful get-away and has an incredible book sale every year! There is something for everyone at the book and media sale. One year, I visited the book sale and filled my reading list for a YEAR!

Thank ShesGotATicketToRide
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The Homer Public Library is a gorgeous building with excellent lighting and comfortable reading areas. Because it is so new, it's tech is very good and I believe it is a LEED certified building. Obviously, more books would get it that 5th star, but it's...More

Thank Elise B
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The Homer Public Library is obviously a labor of love by a community who must love to read and have access to information. The library itself is beautiful, spacious, and inviting. It feels like a well-read, very quiet coffee shop. Wonderful to spend time in....More

Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 14 July 2015

kind caring & helpful staff. Internet service, state of the art facility at the End of the Road! Amazing selections for your reading pleasure!

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 20 June 2015

lots of computers to use big windows to sit in front of with a book, wifi available, huge children's section with computers for children as well (no internet access, just games).

Thank GourmetReviewerInt
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Absolutely, positively wonderful. We remember the old library from many years ago and this upgrade is delightful. Great kids area - I read my 6-year-old a few books while my hubs and 9-year-old perused other books. They have a great selection of used books for...More

Thank allblondcrew
Reviewed 10 May 2015

This building is a perfect example of how our goverments waste our money. This magnificent building is sitting behind a Safeway which is hard to find and then find out how to get in their parking lot. The Library is just an average small town...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Stop in to the Homer Library and the friendly staff will help you with using the computers. Let your kids explore the kid area and peruse the contents of the featured books. Check the local newspaper, there is always something going on, great place for...More

1  Thank Bernie P
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Must have one of the best views of any library anywhere! Free wifi, public access computers. Big selection of Inde films.

Thank Kara L
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This is a very beautiful bldg but so many of the books are old and it doesn't seem updated at all on a lot of newer books

Thank KMackulin
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