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Library closed Monday, July 4

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Independence Day, Monday, July 4.

Hours Changes News Releases

Release Date: 04/15/2016
Ballard Branch of The Seattle Public Library Temporarily Closes May 9 for Improvements
The Ballard Branch, 5614 22nd Ave. N.W., will close effective Monday, May 9 for up to two months for refurbishing and interior improvements.

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Release Date: 12/17/2015
Rainier Beach Branch of The Seattle Public Library reopens Dec. 30

Release Date: 12/03/2012
All locations of The Seattle Public Library open Sunday in 2013; Play the 'Check-out Sunday Challenge'

Release Date: 08/09/2012
Seattle voters say 'yes' to more library hours, books and services

Release Date: 06/28/2012
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 27 through Sept. 3 due to budget cuts

Release Date: 01/30/2012
New book drop hours at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 09/20/2010
The Seattle Public Library: Late opening on Sept. 30

Release Date: 07/19/2010
West Seattle Branch temporarily closes for roof repair beginning 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15

Release Date: 06/15/2010
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 30 through Sept. 6 for budget cuts

Release Date: 01/06/2010
Reduced operating hours at The Seattle Public Library begin Feb. 3

Release Date: 08/24/2009
Stock up on books and pick up outstanding holds: The Seattle Public Library budget closure is Aug. 31 - Sept. 7

Release Date: 07/30/2009
Northeast Branch temporarily closes at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23 for refurbishing

Release Date: 06/03/2009
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 31 through Sept. 7

Release Date: 10/03/2005
Newly expanded Lake City Branch, other city facilities open Oct. 22

Release Date: 07/08/2005
Southwest Branch closes a chapter: Doors expected to close for expansion project Aug. 6, 2005

Release Date: 05/18/2005
New International District/Chinatown Branch opens June 11

Release Date: 05/10/2005
Douglass-Truth Branch closes a chapter: Doors to close for expansion project May 22, 2005

Release Date: 04/22/2005
New Ballard Branch and Neighborhood Service Center open May 14

Release Date: 03/18/2005
Newly renovated Fremont Branch reopens April 16, 2005

Release Date: 03/16/2005
Existing Ballard Branch closes a chapter: Doors to close April 10, 2005 so new building can open May 14

Release Date: 06/29/2004
New Beacon Hill Branch opens July 10

Release Date: 06/09/2004
Expanded North East Branch opens June 26

Release Date: 05/26/2004
New High Point Branch opens June 19

Release Date: 04/21/2004
Seattle's dramatic new Central library opens May 23

Release Date: 03/09/2004
Renovated West Seattle Branch opens April 3

Release Date: 02/06/2004
Renovated Green Lake Branch reopens Saturday, March 6

Release Date: 01/22/2004
The Seattle Public Library system to close March 21 through March 27

Release Date: 01/06/2004
Expanded Rainier Beach Branch opens Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004

Release Date: 09/30/2003
Greenwood Branch closes a chapter: Doors close for construction Nov. 1, 2003

Release Date: 06/13/2003
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 25 through Sept. 1