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Allegany County Library System

31 Washington St, Washington Street Branch, Cumberland, MD 21502-2947
+1 301-777-1200
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Has a Maryland Room on 2nd floor for historical research

We arrived in Cumberland to explore and do some family research. It was rainy and some of the... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Motherhen03
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Fairfax, Virginia
This library system is one of the best.

I go here often and love it. The staff is excellent and friendly. Will go the extra mile to help... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
lynda .
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Pennsylvania
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8 Nov 2017
“Has a Maryland Room on 2nd floor for historical research”
25 Sep 2016
“This library system is one of the best.”
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31 Washington St, Washington Street Branch, Cumberland, MD 21502-2947
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We arrived in Cumberland to explore and do some family research. It was rainy and some of the sites were not open, so we went to the County library to see what they had in their historical collection room. They didn't have a separate room,...More

Thank Motherhen03
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I go here often and love it. The staff is excellent and friendly. Will go the extra mile to help. I always feel like they are almost family for their greetings are always so personal and helpful.

Thank lynda .
Reviewed 10 October 2014

The allegany county library system has tons of events for adults and children.. everything is listed on their website.. they have computer classes for adults, book clubs for all ages, events involving local artists for kids and many more events..

Thank johnaW21502
Reviewed 7 February 2013

I;ts a Library. Nice atmosphere. Very helpful staff. Kids have a very inviting area that makes you want to curl up with a book.

Thank RobErickKel
Reviewed 16 December 2012

The librarians are extremely helpful. The Cumberland building is historic and pleasant to be in. They have a lot of community programs. It's easy to search for a reserve books on-line or in person. I wish they had a little more access to certain things...More

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Whether you need a computer, free wi-fi, a free movie rental, an audio book, a digital book or just an old-fashioned hold-in-your-hands book, our library has it all. And if you can't find it at your local branch, the staff will help you get it...More

Thank mdFoxes
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