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December 20, 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: 07/03/2013

The Seattle Public Library presents an evening of Russian poetry and music July 29

"Give Back Your Love"

Join us for an evening of Russian poetry and music from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 29 at The Seattle Public Library, University Branch, 5009 Roosevelt Way N.E.


The program is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Free parking is available at the branch.


Actress Vasilina Martemyak will recite poetry by Robert Rozhdenstvenskii, Valeria Viniarskaia and Leszek Chudzinski, accompanied by pianist Natasha Carr.


For more information, call the branch at 206-684-4063 or Ask a Librarian.

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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