Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fax Services
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meeting Room
  • Study Rooms
  • Quiet Room
  • Multi-Stall Single-Gender Restrooms
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Community Conversations

Join Marcellus Turner, Executive Director and Chief Librarian, in Community Conversations about the future of The Seattle Public Library at Columbia, Southwest and Northeast Branches this fall.

Explore Community Conversations

family at story time

Spanish & Mandarin Chinese Story Times

Join us to enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese!

View Story Time schedule at Beacon Hill Branch

Peak Picks: No holds. No wait.

We reserve copies of books that are in high demand to check out on a first come, first served basis at your branch.

Stop by any Library location to see what is on the shelves today!

About the Beacon Hill Branch

On July 10, 2004, the current Beacon Hill Branch opened. The new library has a canopied stone entry plaza that offers protected seating and bicycle racks. The branch was refurbished in 2017.

Beacon Hill Branch photo gallery