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All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29.


Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog – May 28 and May 29

The Library will be performing maintenance on our catalog starting at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28 - 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 29. During this time, you will be able to search the Bibliocommons catalog, but will not be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal), SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.

Library News Release

Release Date: 06/11/2013

The Seattle Public Library presents a free screening of 'Warm Bodies' with author Isaac Marion July 6

"Warm Bodies"

Join The Seattle Public Library for a Q&A with author Isaac Marion following a free screening of the film adaptation of his novel "Warm Bodies" from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 6 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave.


Library events are free and open to the public. Tickets and registration are not required. Parking is available in the Central Library garage for $6 on weekends.


"Warm Bodies" is a post-apocalyptic story about a zombie who falls in love with a human. The film adaptation stars Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer and John Malkovich.


Marion is a Seattle-based writer and musician. He is currently working on the sequel to "Warm Bodies."


For more information, call the Library at 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian.

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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