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Haines Borough Public Library

111 3rd Avenue South, Haines, AK 99827
+1 907-766-2545
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Quaint Library

Short walk from cruise ship which was great. I wanted to use their computer to lookup some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
If you love libraries

This library has won an award for being the best small town library in the US, loved it, but will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara d
Wingham, Canada
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“free wifi” (15 reviews)
“small town” (8 reviews)
“book sale” (4 reviews)
111 3rd Avenue South, Haines, AK 99827
+1 907-766-2545
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Short walk from cruise ship which was great. I wanted to use their computer to lookup some things. They have 15 minute maximum. If you bring your own device you can sit in library and use the wifi for free. Highly recommend bringing your own...More

Thank euscarol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This library has won an award for being the best small town library in the US, loved it, but will say, that I think you have to love books and libraries, or arts and crafts style buildings to really enjoy. I was happy to spend...More

Thank Barbara d
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If you just need to load up a text-based internet game from the mid 80's the library can hook you right up. If you need to load an actual web page or watch a video it would probably be faster to climb to the top...More

Thank StefanOlouve
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Public Library for Wifi, went on a cruise and was taking an online class and had a test one last test to finish and the date was a port day, So I took my laptop with me and made my way to the Public Library...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in Hains , stopping from cruise or otherwise and looking for wifi, go to this beautiful library. It gives you free wifi with password "ilovebooks".This is 10 minutes walk from cruise, sourrounded by beautiful scenery. It has great book collection.

Thank PCM199
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Having spent decades in and around libraries in many states, I can say that the Haines Borough Public Library is the Best public library ANYWHERE. The beautiful building is conveniently located for patrons, with ample parking. There are many quirt places to enjoy a book...More

Thank stevenmO3205EP
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This was a great spot to get wifi and internet access, with cheap printing. We stopped here when we were in port during our cruise, and we needed to finish some business back home. We appreciated this opportunity to get this done here.

Thank Candace O
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful library. A great place to stop and enjoy a peaceful, warm afternoon on a rainy day. Great book and magazine selection for a few hours of reading. Always seems to have a used book sale going on, great for travelers and...More

Thank feltsoul
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Hanging out for wifi when we got off the ship, what looked like the only option, an Internet cafe, was packed so we went into town for a coffee. Found a cafe and it had a sign on the door, wifi available at the library,...More

Thank Angela E
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Skagway's Public Library it's one of the best places in Skagway I went there because I needed to use the wifi for a work on my laptop. But besides that the library is filled with great books and magazines, they also have computers you can...More

Thank Ana G
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