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.
Executive Director and Chief Librarian Marcellus Turner invites you to join him in a discussion about current and future Library services at a series of "Community Conversations."
Everyone is invited to attend these conversations. Thank you for sharing your ideas for the future of The Seattle Public Library.
Strategic Direction: The Library's 2017-2019 Strategic Direction will guide the Library through the completion of its public levy-funded work plan ending in 2019. Learn how the Library's goals and service priorities support the community.
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Technology and Access: Serve as Seattle's primary point of access to information, lifelong learning, economic development and creative expression through innovative use of technology and digital resources.
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Community Engagement: Offer Library programs, services and collections that reflect community needs and interests, feature community voices and create meaningful experiences.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 KEXP Studio Gathering Space 472 1st Ave. N. Co-sponsored with KEXP, The Seattle Public Library Foundation, the City of Seattle's Office of Arts & Culture, the Office of Film + Music, Seattle Center and media sponsor CityArts.