Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • FlexTech: Laptops & Tablets
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meeting Room
  • Study Rooms
  • Areas for Children and Teens
  • Free Parking
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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

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!

Download a branch coloring sheet

You can download and print a coloring sheet for your branch. Coloring sheets are available for all 27 Library locations.

Download the coloring sheet

About the Northgate Branch

The new Northgate Branch and the nearby community center and park opened July 15, 2006. The buildings and the park create an urban gathering place for the community. They are connected by a plaza, which also serves as an entry to the park.

Northgate Branch photo gallery