Columbia Branch

4721 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98118

206-386-1908

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  • Safe Place

Regional Manager: Wei Cai

 Exterior view of the Columbia Branch

Columbia Branch

4721 Rainier Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98118

tel: 206-386-1908

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Open daily only for book returns from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. We continue to provide all our digital services plus new virtual programs.

Book Return hours:

  1. Mon - Sun10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Find locations with curbside pickup and return services

Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fax Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Study Rooms
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
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Seattle Writes

Our Seattle Writes program offers you time and space to experiment and improve your creative writing. Take free online writing classes with local writers.

Road to Reopening

Road to Reopening

Some Library locations are accepting book returns and offering curbside pickup service and public restroom access during limited hours. Find out more about the Library’s current services on our Road to Reopening page.

About the Columbia Branch

The current Columbia Branch was expanded and reopened Aug. 22, 2004. The building is in the Columbia City Landmark District and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It has a reading room, a computer area with a skylight, and large windows throughout the branch with views of the nearby Columbia Park.

Columbia Branch photo gallery