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Biblioteca Nacional de Uruguay

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Very accessible, even to visitors from outside the country

This was particularly important, as my son was seeking access to some archival information. The... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2015
Stonecroft7
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Rexburg, Idaho
Beautiful library!

I was visiting from the US. I work in a public library, so I always love to see libraries wherever... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2016
Robind58
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Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
21 May 2016
“Beautiful library!”
26 Mar 2016
“The best part is the building facade.”
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Av. 18 de Julio 1790, Montevideo 11200, Uruguay
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

I was visiting from the US. I work in a public library, so I always love to see libraries wherever I travel. This was a beautiful building inside, and the staff was so welcoming. I speak little Spanish, but was visiting with family who translated...More

3  Thank Robind58
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a National Library, but not the kind you are used to in the northern hemisphere. A very fine building, holding an entire collection, quite outdated. Besides that, you can enter and have a look freely.

1  Thank Rafael F
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

I was visiting from the US. I work in a public library, so I always love to see libraries wherever I travel. This was a beautiful building inside, and the staff was so welcoming. I speak little Spanish, but was visiting with family who translated...More

3  Thank Robind58
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a National Library, but not the kind you are used to in the northern hemisphere. A very fine building, holding an entire collection, quite outdated. Besides that, you can enter and have a look freely.

1  Thank Rafael F
Reviewed 5 December 2015

This was particularly important, as my son was seeking access to some archival information. The staff were very friendly, and helped us find what we were looking for. I was impressed with the order of things, and how all the workers would walk us to...More

1  Thank Stonecroft7
Reviewed 25 November 2015

We went here because it is right next door to the Universidad de Republica, there was a reading week being promoted. We just went inside the door to take a peek, and one friendly librarian, gave us a tour of it, and some its history,...More

2  Thank jthayer219
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