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December 19, 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.

Self-guided tours of Central Library

Explore the Central Library on your own! Take a self-guided tour of the Central Library to learn more about the building and its services. The Library offers self-guided tours in the following formats:

 

Subscribe to our Central Library podcast using the iTunes Music Store

Subscribe to our Central Library podcast using the iTunes Music Store.

Subscribe to our Central Library podcast via other podcatchers

Subscribe to our Central Library podcast via other podcatchers (such as Juice) or RSS/Podcast aggregator (Bloglines, My Yahoo, Google Reader) using this URL: http://www.spl.org/Audio/podcasts/podcast.spl_tour.xml

 


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View an online virtual tour - Tour the library on your computer with former City Librarian Deborah L. Jacobs as your guide.

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Download an audio tour - Download a 30-minute audio tour to your iPod or MP3 player to use as your guide when visiting the Central Library.

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Print a Map and Tour of Central Library or Self-guided Tour of Key Attractions.

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Learn about the design of the Central Library:

 
Self-guided tour information and maps are available at the Welcome Desks located at the entrances to the building. For more information, Ask a Librarian or call 206-386-4636.