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Wisbech Library

Wisbech Library Wisbech Library 5 Ely Place, Wisbech PE13 1EU, England
+44 345 045 5225
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Modern building detracts from surroundings

The modern building detracts from the surrounding heritage buildings, looks dreadful, inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David D
via mobile
Fond memories.

I grew up in this library, always loved spending time here and never ran out of books or... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Charlotte U
via mobile
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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average9%
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“helpful staff” (2 reviews)
“local history” (2 reviews)
“computers” (11 reviews)
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Wisbech Library Wisbech Library 5 Ely Place, Wisbech PE13 1EU, England
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+44 345 045 5225
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The modern building detracts from the surrounding heritage buildings, looks dreadful, inside however is clean with friendly staff and a well stocked library with WiFi available.

Thank David D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in this library, always loved spending time here and never ran out of books or imagination. As an adult it serves as a great resource for Internet and books for college; vital for the community.

Thank Charlotte U
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Attended a series of three talks on Wisbech. The upstairs lecture room is nice although it has a noisy ventilation system and the whiteboard is too low so that attendees towards the back cannot see the whole screen. After the end of the third talk...More

Thank Fenlandier
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This library never fails to amaze me. When people talk of cutting library services I often wonder how Wisbech library manages to continue. There has been a cut own of staff I am sure but the self sercice check in and out is so easy...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

computers are accessable. other services upstairs. Not a bad range of books and can always ask staff for information The staff seem friendly there

Thank Yvonne J
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This library is good for local information as it holds local records of use to anyone researching the locality and genealogists. It is much used by local authors researching books on local history. Many books feature adverts and news articles from the local newspaper microfiche...More

Thank Fenlandier
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Really like this library, not bad when I've previously been used to big city libraries. The staff are helpful, find I easy to navigate, nice that they display ideas for good books to read near to the entrance as sometimes I go in without any...More

Thank Laura A
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very clean, helpful staff & something for all the family. Books , newspapers, photo copying machine you name it it's there, peaceful, well worth a visit.

Thank thesannas
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

staff. It has a very good collection of Lillian Ream photographs (local photographer who lived very close by) depicting the area in times past. Its opening hours on a Monday are short, and its computer systems are very slow, using a very old OS. Aside...More

Thank Michael J
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The library contains a useful section of local books and is useful for local studies. Internet links and family history records.

Thank Fenlandier
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