West Seattle Branch

2306 42nd Ave. S.W. , Seattle, WA 98116

206-684-7444

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Regional Manager: José Garcia

 Exterior view of the West Seattle Branch

West Seattle Branch

2306 42nd Ave. S.W.
Seattle, WA 98116

tel: 206-684-7444

Directions

Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  2. Tue 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  3. Wed 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  4. Thu 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  5. Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Holiday closure information.

Amenities Highlights

  • Meeting Room
  • Study Room
  • Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Print, Copy & Scan
  • Fax
  • Bike Rack
  • Accessible by Bus
  • Free Parking
  • ADA Computer & Adaptive Equipment
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
  • Multi-Stall Single-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return slot is located on the west wall of the building, on 42nd Ave. SW., to the left of the entrance.
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You’re free to be you at the Library. Express who you are and choose what you want to read, listen to or learn. Everything is always free at the Library. "The Library gives me the freedom to express myself."

Explore the collection

African American Collection

The collection at the Douglas Truth Branch features more than 10,000 items, including biographies, magazines, literature, music and films.

About the West Seattle Branch

The renovated West Seattle Branch opened April 3, 2004. At this Carnegie library, tall ceilings contribute to a sense of openness. Rich detailing and use of wood throughout the interior add to the warm, historic feel.

West Seattle Branch Photo Gallery