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.
Special Classes in Research, Genealogy and More
Learn how to do research at the Library. Check out our selection of special classes. Not finding the class you want? See the Calendar of Classes for additional classes.
Library Catalog Basics
Learn how to find, reserve, and renew items. Find out what items are located at your branch. Browse the catalog for your favorite kinds of books, DVDs, and CDs. Learn how to check your Library account to manage your holds and see when items are due.
Take a 90-minute tour of the genealogy section of the Central Library to learn more about the Library's genealogy collection and services. An overview of the collection and a brief demonstration of the online catalog and major online genealogy resources will be given.