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The library is a great place for computer classes or just finding best sellers in the 7 day rapid... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
discerningdiner15
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Rocky River, Ohio
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More than a library, a Cowan Art Pottery Museum

This library has an early 20th century feel, with a 21st century infrastructure. However if books... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Jerome M
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The library is a great place for computer classes or just finding best sellers in the 7 day rapid reads or picking up reserved movies or books at the window. The staff make your experience very helpful and convenient.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank discerningdiner15
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This library has an early 20th century feel, with a 21st century infrastructure. However if books are not your need, or you are just visiting Cleveland do not miss an opportunity to see its permanent collection of art deco period art pottery. Included in this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jerome M
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The Rocky River Public Library is a small, but quite useful library. Its travel book section is very good, although the rest of the nonfiction section could be a bit larger. The AV section is good for a Library of its size. Physically and aesthetically,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Love this library. This has an old school vibe with beautiful wooden staircases. Not a contemporary atmosphere by any means. Has great charm & character.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

really good place to check out a book or book-on-audio. even better place to go and read a magazine, a book, or sit and do some work. quiet, comfortable and convenient location.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jon s
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Friendly and Fun , many activities , movies , music , books DVD's , something always new , visit a couple times a week

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff. Well laid out and easy to navigate. Peak time parking can be an issue in and weather.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank gapthemind7
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Good library. Has all the latest technologies and excellent staff if you need help locating or doing some research.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank edwardmA2717PA
Reviewed 9 November 2017

They live up to their motto: ‘for a little library we do a lot!’ Very good collection of books (anybody still using them?), DVDs, CDs, it’s all there.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Excellent, helpful staff. Lovely building. Numerous community programs. Latest technology, passport services. Home of Cowan Pottery museum.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank William896
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