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December 22, 2014


Queen Anne Branch : Feature Detail

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Library closed Dec. 24 and 25

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24 and Christmas Day Thursday, Dec. 25.


Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog - Jan. 1

Between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1,  the Library will be upgrading its electrical power system. During the upgrade, you will be able to search the catalog, but won't be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal) will not be available at all. SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.

Queen Anne Branch

ADA improvements coming: Temporary routes during construction

The Library is improving the ADA parking spot and an adjacent stall in the upper parking area off the alley. ADA parking and ADA access to the branch will be restricted while work is underway


Important dates

  • April 28-May 16: No ADA parking. ADA entry walkway to the upper level of the branch remains open.
  • May 6-9: No ADA access to the upper level of the branch while the entry walkway is being replaced. Patrons who can’t climb stairs to the main entrance are encouraged to use an alternate branch.
  • May 10: ADA access to the upper level of the branch expected to reopen.
  • May 17: ADA parking stall expected to reopen. Adjacent stall marked as 10-minute Library parking only.


How will the work affect patrons with mobility issues?

  • If you need ADA parking, please use an alternate branch April 28-May 16.
  • If you need ADA access, please use an alternate branch May 7-9
  • Please call the branch at 206-386-4227 to make sure the ADA access and parking stall have reopened as scheduled.


What work is being done?

  • Replace timber retaining wall with concrete wall
  • Remove and replace ADA entry walkway
  • Regrade, install new asphalt and restripe ADA parking stall and adjacent stall
  • Install book drop


Where else can I get Library service?

The closest branches to the Queen Anne Branch are:

  • Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., 206-386-4636
  • Ballard Branch, 5614 22nd Ave. N.W., 206-684-4089
  • Fremont Branch, 731 N. 35th St., 206-684-4084
  • Magnolia Branch, 2801 34th Ave. W., 206-386-4225


Questions? Please talk to a branch staff member, Ask A Librarian or email

We apologize for the temporary inconvenience!

Queen Anne Branch
400 W. Garfield St.
Seattle, WA 98119



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Regional Manager:
Kip Roberson

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