Lake City Branch

12501 28th Ave. N.E., Seattle, WA 98125

206-684-7518

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Regional Manager: Rachel Scott

 Exterior view of the Lake City Branch

Lake City Branch

12501 28th Ave. N.E.
Seattle, WA 98125

tel: 206-684-7518

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Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  2. Tue 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  3. Wed 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  4. Thu 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  5. Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Holiday closure information.

Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meeting Room
  • Study Rooms
  • ESOL Collection
  • Free Parking
  • Multi-Stall Single-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return slot is located on the east wall of the building, facing 28th Ave. NE., to the right of the entrance
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About the Lake City Branch

The current Lake City Branch was expanded and reopened Oct. 22, 2005. It is part of a municipal center that also includes a City of Seattle Customer Service Center, park and parking garage. The building has a grand entrance courtyard with bronze gates by renowned Seattle artist and sculptor George Tsutakawa.

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