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Alpena County Library

211 N 1st Ave, Alpena, MI 49707-2893
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Wonderful Library

The library staff are both knowledgeable and eager to help with inquiries of all natures. The... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Debra A
The place to stretch you brain

Nice building central to downtown. The staff are welcoming & will assist you to find what you are... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Paula C
Alpena, Michigan
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211 N 1st Ave, Alpena, MI 49707-2893
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

The library staff are both knowledgeable and eager to help with inquiries of all natures. The library collection is very broad, including DVD's. I have often found documentaries and foreign movies available through the inter-library loan system which I could not find elsewhere. I highly...More

Thank Debra A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice building central to downtown. The staff are welcoming & will assist you to find what you are looking for. Or will send you in the right direction if you don't really know what exactly you want., They have a fantastic historical collection to look...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Stopped in to kill some time. Very nice (a bit cluttered what with tables/chairs blocking traffic aisles), extremely well stocked. Friends of the Library were holding a book sale so it was a bit crowded up on the 2nd floor. People were actually reading books...More

Thank 9g1a6j
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This library may not look like much from the outside but it is the best library in the area. It is two stories and has a kids area as well as activities for kids. Upstairs it has a quiet learning/reading area and computers that you...More

Thank stacy h
Reviewed 12 May 2016

The book I wanted was out but they put my name on a list and within a few days I received a call that the book was in. They were so helpful. It is really clean and set up well.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Went to find books on CD to have for an upcoming road trip. Difficult to find what I liked, CDs were very high on turntable shelving. Some was alphabetical order but not all. All the books were mixed together. One I really wanted was on...More

Thank Joann49707
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a jewel of Alpena. For a smaller town library, there are always great new books available. Staff is so kind and helpful

Thank 7eaters82
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This library has a friendly staff that will do its best to meet your needs. Sip coffee while you browse. Their Friends group has an outstanding used book sale.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 13 August 2015

excellent resource for everyone. computer room, wifi, kindle digital melcat...all the latest tech. at your fingertips. lots of fun things for the kids. sit and have a coffee while reading your fav mag. movie rentals.

Thank Tiger H
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

My son and I make the Alpena library a daily stop when we are visiting. Everyone is so helpful and equally as proud of Alpena's heritage. Mornings are the best to reflect here on plans for the day.

Thank filizali
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