Translation of circulating library in Spanish:

circulating library

biblioteca, n.

Pronunciation /ˈsərkjəleɪdɪŋ ˈlaɪˌbrəri/

noun

US

  • 1

    (que permite sacar libros en préstamo) biblioteca feminine
    • One major change since 1935 has been the disappearance of the so-called circulating library.
    • The reading public had been massively organized and empowered by the new phenomenon of the circulating library.
    • They also ran a circulating library which advertised ‘an immense quantity of volumes’.
    • Millard relied on the local circulating library for learning.
    • He opened the first circulating library in Edinburgh in 1726.