Library closed New Year's Day
All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will close at 6 p.m. on New Year's Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 31 and will be closed on New Year's Day, Thursday, Jan. 1.
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.
The following groups and individuals contributed to the development of The Seattle Public Library Strategic Plan:
Board of Trustees
Marie McCaffrey, President
Jane Noland, Vice President
Library Project Management Team
Former City Librarian
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Eve Sternberg, Project Manager
Julie Ann Oiye
The staff of The Seattle Public Library
Strategic Plan Advisory Committee
Susan G.H. Adkins
Trish Millines Dziko
Jon P. Fine
Jill U. Jackson
Many other Seattle residents contributed to the plan.
Thank you to The Seattle Public Library Foundation for funding this planning process. The Library was assisted by Berk & Associates, Brian Murphy and Julia Bosch. Thank you to the volunteers who assisted with the Community Survey.
Read the complete Strategic Plan
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