Ballard Branch Amenities & Equipment
Visit your Library to find a space to meet, study, work or read. You can use public computers and free Wi-Fi at all 27 Library locations. Find out what else you can do at your neighborhood branch.
Meeting & Study Rooms
- Our meeting room is free to use with a reservation and can accommodate up to 120 people, depending on the layout:
- Classroom Layout
- Craft Layout
- Lecture Layout
- Meeting Layout
- Story Time Layout
- We have three study rooms you may use for tutoring or other work. Use of these rooms is free, on a first come first served basis. Please inquire at the Service Desk. Call us for additional information.
Computers & Equipment
- Our 39 public computers are available for catalog research or up to 90 minutes of internet access per day.
- Wireless Internet Access (Wi-Fi) is free for anyone to use during open hours.
- We have FlexTech: laptops and tablets you can use for free in the building.
- We have copiers and printers available to use for a small fee. You can also print from your own device on our Wi-Fi network.
- We have the adaptive equipment to help people who are blind or have low vision use computers and other Library resources.
- We are a WorkSource Connection Site and have a dedicated computer for job searching and resume writing.
- Our quiet room is a space for people to read or work away from the activity of the main reading area.
- We have air conditioning for those hot summer days.
- We have a local maritime and fishing industry collection.
- We have a single-occupant all-gender restroom and multi-stall single-gender restrooms.
- Free parking is available in our underground parking garage.