University Branch

5009 Roosevelt Way N.E. , Seattle, WA 98105

206-684-4063

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Regional Manager: Rachel Scott

 Exterior view of the University Branch

University Branch

5009 Roosevelt Way N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105

tel: 206-684-4063

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Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 1 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  2. Tue 1 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  3. Wed 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  4. Thu 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  5. Fri 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Holiday closure information.

Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meeting Room
  • Free Parking
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return slot is located on the west wall of the building, facing the parking lot
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View the Helix Collection

Explore late the late 1960s counterculture with the Helix

Browse digitized editions of the Helix, Seattle's first underground newspaper.

The Helix was published from March 1967 to June 1970 and covered events such as police misconduct and brutality, riots in American cities, assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and others, the Vietnam War, Native American fishing rights and more.

About the University Branch

The renovated University Branch reopened Oct. 13, 2007. It is one of the oldest Carnegie libraries in Seattle. High ceilings, expansive windows and hanging lamps contribute to a sense of spaciousness. This location features a lower-level meeting room.

University Branch photo gallery