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Central Library, Dundee

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  • You can come in here for a seat if you are in town and read loads of interesting books an magazines for free. The factual books selection is great. Also there is a music Cd lending section. Sometimes ...  more »
  • Second time I have visited particularly for the local history section. Very polite professional staff who really care about customer service. Linked this visit with a booked appointment with the Dunde...  more »
  • 11.30 in the morning monday 11.30 I asked for some help with regards a computer and got a rude and weird answer from a girl called Audrey. Nothing wrong with being civil, not good for public relations...  more »
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  • Great public library with a big collection of books. There are plenty of places to sit and study with free Wi-Fi access. There are many available PCs. You can print/scan documents and browse the web.
  • Staff are so good at there jobs and even just sit and listen to you as Well
  • Lots of books for the kids, places to sit even on the floor, friendly staff.
  • This Library is a brilliant, centrally located and vital service to the local community and broader public. With many departments catering to different needs. Local History - a vast collection of historical information, family history, war records, newspapers from over a century ago. Opportunities - arts, music a culture books, job searching assistance, technology lessons, OS maps and more. Reference - many informative reference books, daily newspapers, magazines, computers with Internet, study area. Children's Centre - dedicated completely to children and families, many activities, a creche. Connections - CDs free to loan, IT suite, group sessions. Leisure Reading - excellent selection of books with a very good variety of genres fiction and non-fiction, dementia awareness area. Reception - the hub and central information point with displays of local events and initiatives, free doggy poop bags, Great DVD section for very reasonable loan rates and education titles are free. With other great services and features such as a Citizens Advice Bureau, Credit Union, 250 capacity theatre, a beautiful open and light space, a cafe and more, it truly is a vital and well rounded library within Dundee. Check it out and get a book to read!
  • Great collection. There's always something going on too.

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The city center of Dundee teems with hotels, from budget to high-end options. During the summer when university students are away, you can also stay in empty student accommodations. Contact the university directly if this is something that interests you. For a quieter holiday with a focus on the outdoors, consider staying in nearby Angus. Here you'll discover picturesque small towns and villages complete with charming bed and breakfasts.
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