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Charleston County Library

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Great source of fun

The library is a fun place to visit, especially with kids. There are lots of programs for both... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Terrie J
Charleston, South Carolina
A Very Pleasant Experience and Great for Genealogy Research!

I visited the Charleston County Library, South Carolina Room, for the purpose of studying my family... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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A local library.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible23%
16 Nov 2016
“Great source of fun”
31 May 2016
“A Very Pleasant Experience and Great for Genealogy Research!”
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Charleston, SC
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

The library is a fun place to visit, especially with kids. There are lots of programs for both adults and kids. There are reading times as well as puppet shows. The relic room is fantastic. There are friendly people willing to help with anything. The...More

Thank Terrie J
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I visited the Charleston County Library, South Carolina Room, for the purpose of studying my family genealogy. I visited there several hours for a couple of days, during the second week of May. The library is easy to get to in the heart of the...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 10 January 2016

It was my unfortunate experience to speak with Susan, an administrative employee, at the main library. I wanted information about reserving a meeting room for a civic association and her dismissive, condescending attitude is something a taxpayer should never encounter. She barked out information, was...More

1  Thank AccuracyAdvocate
Reviewed 17 November 2015

I am not a teen, but during my visit to the library I was impressed that they have a teen section which has books and other topics that is geared towards them. I have never been in a library that's had that. I guess they...More

Thank Lee-Marie N
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Very helpful staff. The tall guy in the information booth went above and beyond to help me out. I was working on a research paper so I needed the Internet and printing access.

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 26 September 2012

I must admit that I'm a library fan. The staff is very well trained, they're very helpful, and the sheer number of books, CDs, and movies is staggering. It's a beautiful place to lose oneself for hours (days). I could happily move in :)

Thank Parker B
Reviewed 12 July 2012

When entering the Main Library up the front steps you'll likely walk through a gauntlet of cigarette smoking and spitting slobs, Once within the building you'll notice the smell of the overwhelmingly high percentage of the users who are homeless and who have ripened in...More

1  Thank Allison H
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Old classic building with large selection of materials and a very helpful staff.

Thank njjoaner
Reviewed 15 March 2012

There are many branches to the library so it is nice to have one close to us. Unfortunately, I have searched the catalog for many things the library doesn't have.

Thank MJay5
Reviewed 15 March 2012

This is a nice library, with a good quantity of holdings.

Thank Rhoda S
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