Libraries are fascinating places that have long served as cultural gathering places. Even as more content becomes digitalized, 90% of Americans still agree that closing their public library would negatively impact their community. At TheBestColleges.org, we have a great deal of respect for libraries and their long-standing history.

To show our appreciation, we wanted to highlight some of the most famous and beautiful libraries in the world. To do so, our experts assembled a list of 35 stunning libraries from around the world that you should see:

The Best Libraries In The World