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Fun large place

There's always something to get here. I like how the dvd's now are free to rent instead of being a... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Salem, Oregon
Wonderful community asset

Convenient to downtown, excellent facilities for children and teens. The auditorium hosts so many... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
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585 Liberty St SE, Salem, OR 97301-3591
+1 503-588-6052
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

There's always something to get here. I like how the dvd's now are free to rent instead of being a dollar. The remodel has made it more modern and fresh looking. There's plenty of books to get and look at. I appreciate that they're connected...More

Thank redcurleyz
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Convenient to downtown, excellent facilities for children and teens. The auditorium hosts so many fun activities for families during the summer.

Thank vesseytjr
Reviewed June 8, 2018

This place is HUGE! The front desk people immediately greeted me with a smile and were very courteous. They have a large computer room downstairs and were very helpful in showing me, a vacationer, how to use it. It was clean and everyone walking around...More

Thank marydW2173UQ
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I enjoy this location but not the fact that they use parking meters. The lot of liberty only has a few spots but the parking garage option is nice. If someone illegally parks at the entrance it can make using the drive-thru book return a...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Beautiful facility and great spaces and services for the community. It even has a good parking garage.

Thank Trav512015
Reviewed March 3, 2018

So much to say about the Salem Public Library SYSTEM. I've been a long-time user and have always done my best to tell everyone about the many, many services. One of my favorites: The fine art lending service. When we moved my mom here from...More

Thank srnwood
Reviewed February 16, 2018

The library is stately and well-maintained. It has huge rooms accommodating a large variety of interests. The children's library is dear....you must see it.

Thank Caroline J
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The Salem library has so much to offer. I love the programs they hold to promote reading for children. My daughter enjoys library visits.

Thank jjnks72
Reviewed January 19, 2018

Just visiting town and went in with friends. A great used book store, and a big list of events. Wished I lived in Salem to take advantage of all of the opportunities!

Thank Alline A
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Such a fun spot for a solo visit or to meet up with a friend. Plenty to see. Plenty to do free. Beautiful stop to read in a quiet setting.

Thank msbecca444
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May 27, 2015|
Response from BJ T | Property representative |
You can get a library card by going to the Salem central library or to the West Salem branch library. You will need to bring a current photo ID that shows your current street address. You can also go onto the library... More