Material Quarantine - To ensure the safety of patrons and
staff, all returned items will be quarantined – and will remain on your account
– for a minimum of 3 days before being checked in.
Rainier Beach Branch Closure - Saturday, Jan. 16 - Due to a security incident, we are unable to provide Curbside Service or accept book returns Saturday, Jan. 16. We look forward to serving you on Tuesday, Jan. 19. We appreciate your understanding.
Libraries closed - All Library locations remain closed to limit the spread of COVID-19. Select locations are now offering limited curbside pickup service, and 13 locations are now accepting returns during limited hours. Find the latest updates on our Road to Reopening here.
The Seattle Art Museum is exhibiting "Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer" from February 28th to May 12, 2019. Gibson’s complex work reflects varied influences, including fashion and design, abstract painting, queer identity, popular music, and the materials and aesthetics of Native American cultures. Explore these themes and more in these books, compiled by a librarian and curators at the Seattle Art Museum.