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public library

noun
1.
a nonprofit library established for the use of the general public and maintained chiefly by public funds.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15
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Examples for public library
  • Undaunted, he has been searching for work online, using the free computers at a public library.
  • Part of my property taxes go towards our county public library.
  • Also check with her public library about the ebooks it has and if they can be read on the kindle.
  • My sense is that the public library job market isn't is pretty lousy right now.
  • Plenty of online resources are available, and your university and your public library probably have publications to help you.
  • If you really want to unload the books, be responsible and donate the books to a public library.
  • Here's how: every time you read a book review and have interest, add it to your request list at the public library.
  • But a public library is something ineffable and sacrosanct, a cornerstone of democracy.

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