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Lone library on island

A decent sized library for a small island of 4500 people. There were lots of books and the... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Definitely worth a visit!

This place is definitely worth a visit. Tuvalu is one of the smallest countries I have visited and... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Warsaw, Poland
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10 Apr 2018
“Just a library”
29 Sep 2017
“good to see”
Funafuti, Tuvalu
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Well, it is just a library with decent collections of books. Though it is Tuvalu's "national library" it can be no bigger than your local community libraries. If you are assigned to work and live in Funafuti for a few months, this is the place...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Saricie_Q
Reviewed 29 September 2017

And if you are stuck on the island for a while, there is an interesting selection of recent and older books to borrow at a reasonable price. Friendly staff.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

A decent sized library for a small island of 4500 people. There were lots of books and the librarians were very helpful. Internet was really expensive so if you need to kill time, renting a book would be the way to go.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank pinchetravels
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This place is definitely worth a visit. Tuvalu is one of the smallest countries I have visited and having in mind its size and population, this library even if small - is a very good place. The staff was very helpful. Currently there are in...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank oMagdalenao
Reviewed 29 June 2016

a lot of useful information is hold here and the people that worked here where very helpful and informative

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Very cute, and small.. and not sure what I was expecting.. it is a national library, but given the nation is extremely small, it was very appropriate.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank puck013
Reviewed 15 November 2014

There's not a lot to do in Funafuti so the library is worth a quick stop after you've already ridden up and down the atoll a few times. It's a very small collection, but gives an insight into some of the challenges faced by these...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 10 September 2013

It is a small local library, but you had better to stop here if you have interest in Tuvalu.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank Neko2013-Neko2013
Reviewed 23 March 2013

This was my first time in Tuvalu as a tourist & stayed for 12 nights from 31/01/13 to 12/02/13, enjoyed many local walks around FUNAFUTI & decide to call into the Library, had a long interesting conversation with the staff, appeared to have a good...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank STEPHEN N
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