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Library Closed Monday, May 29

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29.


Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog – May 28 and May 29

The Library will be performing maintenance on our catalog starting at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28 - 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 29. During this time, you will be able to search the Bibliocommons catalog, but will not be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal), SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.

Books & More

Recommended Titles

Books for Teens

Find a good book! Top teen reads in fantasy, science fiction, sports, romance and more!


What's New

Hundreds of items are added to the Library's collection each month. Be the first to check one out:


What's Popular

See what other teens are reading - these are the Library's most requested items for teens.

Get Books Online

E-books for Teens
E-Books for Teens

Choose from thousands of titles to download to a variety of devices.

See E-books & Downloads for more information.

Download Audio Books


Listen to audio booksDownload audio books that can be listened to on your computer or transferred to a portable device. You can download these books 24/7 using a computer and your Library card number and PIN. There are never any late fees - titles automatically return to the Library's collection after 21 days.


See Audiobooks for more information.

Let Us Tell You About Good Books With Nextreads!  

Sign up for NextReadsIf you are looking for teens' books, the Library has ideas for what you can read next. Sign up for NextReads and we will email you a short list of titles every few weeks, with links to our catalog so you can place items on hold. Sign up for as many subjects as you like.


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Carol's Picks:


Can't stand boring books? Join the club.   These are books so good, you'll tell your friends about them



Teen Librarian Carol
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