Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog - Nov. 19
Between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19, our Bibliocommons catalog will be unavailable for up to two hours for system maintenance. During that time, please use our classic catalog.
Library Closed Thursday, Nov. 23
All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 23.
What kinds of online resources are available?
The Library subscribes to services that provide access to thousands of magazines, newspapers, journals, encyclopedias, indexes and other reference resources.
See Articles & Research to access this information remotely or from Library computers.
If you are using your home computer, you will need your Library card and PIN. You may need to temporarily disable your computer's firewall.
What kind of information will I find?
The Library subscribes to more than 60 research services including:
Articles & Research also has free, monitored Web sites organized by topic.