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December 22, 2014


Queen Anne Branch : Getting to the Branch

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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.

Getting to the Queen Anne Branch

The Queen Anne Branch is located at 400 W. Garfield St.


Location of the Queen Anne Branch of The Seattle Public Library


Driving from the north or south via I-5:

  • Take I-5 exit 167 at Mercer St.
  • At the end of the ramp, turn right onto Fairview Ave. N. Go 1 block to stoplight and turn left onto Valley St.
  • Go 3 blocks west on Valley St.(Note: Valley becomes Broad St. after it crosses over Westlake Ave.)
  • After crossing over Westlake Ave., continue on Broad St. for 5 blocks to 5th Ave. and go 3 blocks to Roy St.
  • Turn left on Roy and go 7 blocks to Queen Anne Ave. N.
  • Turn right on Queen Anne and go up the hill 8 blocks north to Garfield St.
  • Turn left on Garfield St. and go 5 blocks west to 4th Ave. W.


There is ample street parking available.

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Served by Metro Bus Routes: 2, 13, 29

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Queen Anne Branch
400 W. Garfield St.
Seattle, WA 98119



1 pm - 8 pm


1 pm - 8 pm


11 am - 6 pm


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11 am - 6 pm


1 pm - 5 pm

Regional Manager:
Kip Roberson

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