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December 21, 2014

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Library closed Dec. 24 and 25

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24 and Christmas Day Thursday, Dec. 25.

 

Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog - Jan. 1

Between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1,  the Library will be upgrading its electrical power system. During the upgrade, you will be able to search the catalog, but won't be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal) will not be available at all. SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.

Library News Release

Release Date: 12/05/2012

The Seattle Public Library's Facebook page gives recommendations on good books to give for the holidays

Books for Giving

What gift can be opened again and again? A book!

 

Visit The Seattle Public Library's Facebook page from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6 and get recommendations on wonderful books to give as gifts to the special children, teenagers and adults in your life.

 

A team of librarians with a variety of expertise will be on hand. Nancy Pearl, NPR books commentator and author of the best-seller "Book Lust," will join the team for several hours.

 

For more information, call 206-386-4636.


For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director
206-386-4103


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