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November 22, 2017

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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.


Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog – Nov. 22

The Library will be performing maintenance on our catalog 8 and 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22. 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.

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Library Administration and Staff Contacts


Library Administration mailing address:

1000 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104-1109


Chief Librarian's Office




Library Board of Trustees


Library Services



Administrative Service Division




Capital Program and Libraries for All




Communications Office




Community Partnerships & Government Relations



  • Community Partnerships & Government Relations Program Manager: EJ Juarez,


Development Office




Human Resources




Information Technology



  • Library Technology Officer: Gage Andrews,
  • To report issues or ask questions about the Library's website, catalog, or computer services, please contact us via Ask a Librarian


Institutional & Strategic Advancement




Marketing and Online Services




Meeting Rooms at Central Library




Meeting Rooms at Other Library Locations

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