Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meeting Room
  • Study Rooms
  • Area for Children and Teens
  • 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

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 Northeast Branch

The current Northeast Branch was expanded and reopened June 26, 2004. It has a large children’s area with family-friendly seating. It is one of the most heavily-used branches in the Library system.

Northeast branch photo gallery