A noncommercial library often supported with public funds, intended for use by the general public.
Other Word Forms of Public Library
Public Library Sentence Examples
At Martha's suggestion over coffee the next morning we decided on the public library in nearby Lynn as our destination.
His chief benefaction, however, was a bequest of $400,000 for the foundation and endowment of a public library in New York City, since known as the Astor library, and since 1895 part of the New York public library.
There are several fine public buildings, as the governor's palace, the new opera-house, the public library and museum of Maltese antiquities, and the auberges or lodges of the Knights of Malta (especially the Auberge de Castile) which are now used for military offices, club-rooms, and other purposes.
Among the public buildings are the Federal building, the city hall and the public library.
Among the public buildings are the city hall, the court house, the Federal building, the public library and an auditorium.