I agree that public libraries make great remote offices. But libraries aren’t as quiet as I remember. People are using cellphones. They don’t whisper among themselves. Libraries are much quieter than coffee shops still.
I might also add libraries have bigger tables. These are great for spreading out your work.
Finding a power outlet is just as challenging in libraries as coffee shops.
One last point. I don’t feel guilty about spending half a day in the library. I’m not preventing anyone from using library services or taking up rare, valuable space.
If you are a typical freelancer, your office may range from your home to your car to the local coffee …