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All Library locations closed Wednesday, March 29

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at Central Library will be closed Wednesday, March 29 for a staff in-service day. Regular operating hours will resume Thursday, March 30.

Keep libraries open

Family enjoying the resources available in the Children's Center at a Library branch


Hours = Access


We promised to keep libraries open when patrons need them. 


2015 Accomplishments: 



2015 Spending: $3.1 million 


Libraries for All : Investing in Experiences
33% Increase in visits to Columbia and Northgate branches. "Love, love my libraries. I use three on a regular basis. One near work, one near home and the online library."- Library patron survey comment