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.
Seattle Writes is a project to support local authors and connect them with our large and avid community of readers. It includes workshops on the craft of writing, write-ins, author panels, classes on digital publishing and more.
November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) where writers around the world challenge themselves to draft a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. Our NaNoWriMo write-ins are free and open to all writers; you don't have to be participating in NaNoWriMo to take part in quiet, focused write-ins.