Columbia Branch

4721 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98118

206-386-1908

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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 for book returns 24/7. We continue to provide all our digital services plus new virtual programs.

Find out which Library services are currently available.

Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fax Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Study Rooms
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return box is located on the east side of the building, on Rainier Ave. S., by the ADA parking space
In-building services

Road to Reopening

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

Bookmobile

Bookmobile Schedule

We have books for all ages and art activity kits for kids at our weekly stops in Georgetown and Sand Point.

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