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Mitchell Library

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Mitchell Library 201 North Street | Charing Cross, Glasgow G3 7DN, Scotland
+44 141 287 2999
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Reviewed 29 February 2012

This place has an answer to everything, great specialised areas and non lending department for historic and limited editions, also has huge free computer department that anyone can use for internet access and nice restaurant.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 19 February 2012

Atmosphere and great study areas, everything you will need to find out in a library is here.

Thank sylvia59Glasgow
Reviewed 14 February 2012

This is an excellent place to study and a wide selection of books are available for reference purposes.

Thank Scotpacker
Reviewed 10 February 2012

A showpiece for Glasgow,Built with pride and excellence.

Thank steven T
Reviewed 7 February 2012

so much culture.....history...such a lovely place....looking through history and checking back on things from the past..old streets in glasgow....pictures and stories...amazing

Thank pussycatglasgow
Reviewed 5 February 2012

fantastic place to spend any free time, you could never get bored, cafe areas good too

Thank boxer1van
Reviewed 23 January 2012

An absolute must for any history buff - modern and inviting

Thank Renfrewshire
Reviewed 13 January 2012

I went there on a whim a few years ago. Got a little lost with the floor plan, but after just wandering about for a while found everything that I was looking for. The people who work there are excellent too.

Thank SerenKimbo
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Thuis is the best research library in the UK with VERY helpstaff internet connections and an excellent to feed the body,it has dedicated room to Old Glasgow and Burns

Thank johhnyd
Reviewed 31 December 2011

I love paying the Library a visit, the staff are extremely friendly and always eager to help

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