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.
Prepare yourself to take the U.S. Citizenship Test.
Learn about all aspects of the citizenship test, including United States history and civics. There will be reading and writing practice, and we'll go over the questions covered on the N-400 Application for Naturalization.
View the Library's Literacy/ESL Calendar to see a complete list of upcoming citizenship classes.