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September 1, 2015

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Central Library escalator work through September

Escalators throughout the Central Library will be out of service for up to two weeks at a time for maintenance. Please use the elevators or stairs.

Library Closed Monday, Sept. 7

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7.

Information & Photos: Central Library Meeting Rooms

Select the room name to see a large photo.

 

Microsoft Auditorium, Level 1

Microsoft Auditorium, Level 1 - Maximum capacity: 425

  • Fixed seating: 275
  • Overflow seating: 150

 

 


 

These rooms can be set up several different ways to suit your needs:

 

Washington Mutual Foundation Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 1

Washington Mutual Foundation Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 1 - Maximum capacity: 200

Theater
Style

Hollow
Square

Classroom
Style

Conf.
Style

Banquet
Rounds

U
Shape

160

52

70

30

96

40

 

Howard S. Wright Family & Janet W. Ketcham Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 2

Howard S. Wright Family & Janet W. Ketcham Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 2 - Maximum capacity: 75

Theater
Style

Hollow
Square

Classroom
Style

Conf.
Style

Banquet
Rounds

U
Shape

75

34

35

30

64

24

 


 

These rooms have fixed seating at a conference table:

 

PACCAR Inc. Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 6

PACCAR Inc. Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 5 - Maximum capacity: 22
PACCAR Inc. Meeting Room, Level 4, Room 6 - Maximum capacity: 22
Charles Simonyi Mixing Chamber Meeting Room, Level 5 - Maximum capacity: 16

Books Spiral 8 Meeting Room, Level 8

Books Spiral 6 Meeting Room, Level 6 - Maximum capacity: 12
Books Spiral 8 Meeting Room, Level 8 - Maximum capacity: 14

Books Spiral 9 Meeting Room, Level 9

Books Spiral 9 Meeting Room, Level 9 - Maximum capacity: 8


 

Boeing Technology Training Center, Level 4, Room 4

Boeing Technology Training Center, Level 4, Room 4
This computer lab has 25 computers and one instructor's computer. Video conferencing and Audio conferencing will soon be available.

The Norcliffe Foundation Living Room, Level 3

The Norcliffe Foundation Living Room, Level 3 - Maximum capacity: 350-400

The Betty Jane Narver Reading Room

The Betty Jane Narver Reading Room, Level 10 - Maximum capacity: 100-150

 

Safe Place

Central Library
1000 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
206-386-4636

Hours:

Mon:

10 am - 8 pm

Tue:

10 am - 8 pm

Wed:

10 am - 8 pm

Thu:

10 am - 8 pm

Fri:

10 am - 6 pm

Sat:

10 am - 6 pm

Sun:

Noon - 6 pm


Book Drop Hours

 

  • Monday - Friday
    6 am - 10 pm
  • Saturday - Sunday
    9:30 am - 6 pm
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