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New Services News Releases

Release Date: 06/26/2015
Beat the heat at The Seattle Public Library this summer
Looking for a cool place to hang out? Most locations of The Seattle Public Library have air conditioning! Find one near you.

Release Date: 06/01/2015
Updated Reciprocal Agreement between Seattle and King County Library Systems
Effective June 1, 2015, patrons of The Seattle Public Library will have broader access to King County Library System print and electronic resources.

Release Date: 05/18/2015
Google grant makes wi-fi ‘hotspot’ devices available for checkout at The Seattle Public Library
The Seattle Public Library has given Seattle residents another good reason to have a Library card.

More News

Release Date: 06/04/2015
Digital Resources for Students at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 05/06/2015
The Seattle Public Library adds more popular digital magazines to collection

Release Date: 05/04/2015
Living Computer Museum joins The Seattle Public Library’s Museum Pass program

Release Date: 12/15/2014
The Seattle Public Library rolls out new computer resources for public workstations

Release Date: 10/24/2014
The Seattle Public Library launches 'E-books Now!'

Release Date: 10/21/2014
Seattle P-I card index now available on microfilm at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 10/20/2014
New digital history collection about the Pike Place Market now available at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 10/20/2014
Librarians from The Seattle Public Library provide fact-checking for 2014 Living Voter Guide

Release Date: 10/15/2014
Download five songs a week for free from The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/23/2014
Free drop-in health care counseling at the Beacon Hill Branch Library

Release Date: 07/01/2014
The Seattle Public Library pops up with 'Open Air' outdoor locations beginning in July

Release Date: 03/19/2013
The Seattle Public Library offers access to lynda.com

Release Date: 03/04/2013
The Seattle Public Library offers free film and music streaming via hoopla

Release Date: 10/25/2012
Seattle librarians now provide fact-checking for 2012 Living Voters Guide

Release Date: 06/27/2012
Seattle Public Library cardholders get free admission to museums

Release Date: 02/22/2012
The Seattle Public Library now offers free cell phone tour of the Central Library

Release Date: 11/17/2011
Patrons of The Seattle Public Library have a new way to keep track of holds and due dates

Release Date: 10/13/2011
The Seattle Public Library hosts online book discussion group beginning Nov. 1

Release Date: 06/29/2011
The Seattle Public Library offers 'Next 5 Books' personalized reading lists

Release Date: 05/06/2011
View the Seattle City Directory Collection on The Seattle Public Library's website

Release Date: 02/09/2011
The Seattle Public Library adds new online career search resource

Release Date: 01/11/2011
The Seattle Public Library is now on Twitter

Release Date: 01/04/2011
The Seattle Public Library now offers free digital music file downloads from Freegal

Release Date: 05/17/2010
The Seattle Public Library offers free mobile app

Release Date: 01/27/2010
The Seattle Public Library expands online homework help

Release Date: 01/12/2010
The Seattle Public Library launches 'Teen News'

Release Date: 07/02/2009
The Seattle Public Library offers new Job Resource Center at the Central Library

Release Date: 06/24/2009
Chat with a librarian at The Seattle Public Library in Spanish

Release Date: 06/08/2009
The Seattle Public Library offers free access to ConsumerReports.org