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Haines Borough Public Library

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Prize winning little library - free WiFi

What a neat small town library! Excellent youth programs and very engaged librarians. We stopped... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
NewillDB
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Indianapolis, Indiana
WIFI here

Great place to visit to use the wifi. Staff is very accommodating. Buy a used book for the... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
jaynereiter
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Lakewood, Colorado
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111 3rd Avenue South, Haines, AK 99827
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

What a neat small town library! Excellent youth programs and very engaged librarians. We stopped for a few minutes of free WiFi (FAST) and stayed to watch some of the kids programs - a topic of personal interest.

Thank NewillDB
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great place to visit to use the wifi. Staff is very accommodating. Buy a used book for the traveling and support the library.

Thank jaynereiter
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Clean, free WiFi, and a simple place to chill. If you need a library, or just internet, it's worth a stop.

Thank monmouthprof
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This little library is fantastic. A great variety of books and some for sale for 25 cents!! Well worth a visit and the WIFI is free. A donation is suggested and well worth it.

Thank Imogene H
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Moving to Haines. Went there twice to use internet. Staff friendly and informative. They have a wonderful "free" collection and large assortment of movies.

Thank webbizonly
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Great place to chill out, read, and enjoy the common areas in a beautiful building amidst wonderful art. At Christmas it was decorated as if a private home. Just wonderful for such a small town,

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

If you ever find yourself in Haines, this library is worth a visit. Voted the best small town library in the U.S., it is not difficult to see why.

Thank Cruiser809421
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Short walk from cruise ship which was great. I wanted to use their computer to lookup some things. They have 15 minute maximum. If you bring your own device you can sit in library and use the wifi for free. Highly recommend bringing your own...More

Thank euscarol
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This library has won an award for being the best small town library in the US, loved it, but will say, that I think you have to love books and libraries, or arts and crafts style buildings to really enjoy. I was happy to spend...More

Thank Barbara d
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If you just need to load up a text-based internet game from the mid 80's the library can hook you right up. If you need to load an actual web page or watch a video it would probably be faster to climb to the top...More

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