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Address: 43 Kent Ave, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9133
Phone Number:
+1 302-539-5231
09:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri 13:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00

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Large, open, comfortable

A nicely laid out and rather large library with lots of shelves, a teen room, a kids room, tables and comfortable chairs to sit and read at, CDs, computers, etc.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Neal P
Arlington, Virginia, USA
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Arlington, Virginia, USA
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278 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nicely laid out and rather large library with lots of shelves, a teen room, a kids room, tables and comfortable chairs to sit and read at, CDs, computers, etc.

Thank Neal P
Selbyville, Delaware
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71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The library has definitely become the place to go for classes (computer, etc.) lectures about the area and groups to enjoy book discussions or knitting, line dancing and many activities for children.

Thank Fenwickgal
Princeton, New Jersey
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175 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a real find at the beach. Great selection of books and multi-media. Friendly staff. Close to downtown Bethany.

Thank RWL08540
Ocean View, Delaware
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84 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Medium size library offering books, DVDs and other media. Well appointed with community meeting rooms and small study rooms.

Thank bchane
Dewey Beach, Delaware
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is a really nice library, I stop here when I am in the area. Their new book selection is excellent, and they also have an impressive movie collection.

Thank Marie-D1989
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We joined the South Coastal Library since we'll be in Bethany Beach off and on. It's a beautiful facility, with terrific librarians and aides. There's something doing there every day -- we're just sorry we missed the cooking classes. Yes, cooking classes. There were discussions on politics and culture; there is a beautiful meeting area, and computers galore for use.... More 

Thank pittsburghphils
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93 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

They have everything from games to dvds to amazing books in every category. Great for children, constantly have reading sessions for little ones.

Thank hotsauce82
Bethany Beach, Delaware
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

good, new books. computer program for logging in works well to renew or reserve book.Comfortable chairs and sofa, nice atmosphere. A liitle noisy at times when its real busy.

Thank eil_eil_12
Bethany Beach, Delaware
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Coming from Fairfax, VA we are used to alarge library system. In Bethany Beach the library gives me everything a larger library system does without the attitude. The library houses plenty of books and periodicals along with books on CDs. Lots of computers for those in need and a lovely separate room for the children. What is not on the... More 

Thank BBeachBum29
Baltimore, Maryland
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Was able to go to Story Time with my kids while on vacation. The library staff was fantastic. The kids department is full of books, puzzles, games, computers, puppets, and all the dvds you could want to check out. Great facility!

Thank BBunney

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