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Central Library

Aberdeen Central Library Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen AB25 1GW, Scotland
+44 1224 652500
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Reading choices

I visit the library very often and enjoy my time there. I have plenty of time to chose my reading... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Aileen H
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Great seat of learning

Lots of great books to rent. There are computers to use its a nice old building and the staff are... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Humnoi
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Established in 1892, this historic institution still serves as the primary library in town.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good59%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Feb 2017
“Reading choices”
2 Sep 2016
“Great seat of learning”
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Aberdeen Central Library Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen AB25 1GW, Scotland
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+44 1224 652500

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

I visit the library very often and enjoy my time there. I have plenty of time to chose my reading material and the staff are very helpful. Aileen

Thank Aileen H
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Lots of great books to rent. There are computers to use its a nice old building and the staff are very helpful

Thank Humnoi
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to visit. If you need any thing to do with media computing printing there is lots of staff to help you out with any of you need.

Thank kirk M
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Large grand building that is home to a Library. Great library services and very pleasant spaces to browse and read. Children's library section area is pretty and staff are friendly and encouraging. Often they hold summer workshops and storytelling for children.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Aberdeen Central Library not only has Adults' and separate Childrens' lending services, but also has a Media Centre that offers Music CDs, DVDs, computer access and an Arts Equipment loan service that includes cameras, laptops, digital projectors and musical instruments. A great resource for the...More

1  Thank RealYstyck
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This is a great City Library trying to do it's best with an old building and a spendthrift Council. They have updated their offerings and have a strong physical and on-line presence. They could do so much more if they had a new build library...More

Thank oilman108
Reviewed 18 April 2015

It's a functional library, quite elegant on the outside but it's not much of a tourist destination. There's a good range of books, friendly staff and a nice atmosphere. It's an ideal place to study, browse books or just relax and read. I would say...More

Thank Cora_the_conqueror
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The central library is very functional. Everyone is welcome here and the staff are very professional in their dealing with the diversity of their various users. They have some really cool facilities such as free internet access,(2 hours per day), free scanning facilities and printing(Only...More

1  Thank pete i
Reviewed 19 March 2014

I love libraries, and have been coming here for nearly 50 years. It has a good selection of books, magazines, cds, dvds etc. The reading room is generally peaceful and I can spend hours there leafing through newspapers and magazines. Recently they installed automatic machines...More

1  Thank Alastair N
Reviewed 17 June 2013

This is a good, well-stocked library with some great facilities. The staff are helpful and there is a good range of books as well as journals and research materials. Next door the media and adult learning sections have lots of dvds, a cafe and an...More

Thank Choccy90
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