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Mitchell Library, Glasgow

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Explore this Glasgow landmark, one of Europe’s largest public libraries. This distinctive Edwardian building holds over one million items. Mitchell Library houses the Glasgow City Archives, and its collections are among the world’s best resources for genealogy research. Search through the records with the help of library staff and investigate your own family’s past. The library is home to many public access computers and free Wi-Fi. Take a break in the Herald Cafe Bar, which serves drinks, light meals, and snacks. Plan to visit Mitchell Library during your Glasgow vacation using our convenient Glasgow trip itinerary planning app .
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  • This is a great place for fans of literature. A very extensive catalogue of authors. I was impressed. The kids spent a good hour lost in 'bookworld' as they called it.  more »
  • Far far far too many books for my liking. Not many picture books either which Rodney found highly disappointing. Anyway what can you do. Love Pat xx  more »
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  • Having a Beautiful and historic building. Staff are so friendly and always happy to help. Nice place to study, in a modern library. Perfect atmosphere for those who really need a quiet place to get work done.
  • A fantastic building with friendly staff. A great place to study and work with lots of interesting books.
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