Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meeting Room
  • Free Parking
  • 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. We offer year-round drop-in writing circles, a fall series of classes, and recordings available anytime.

Civics and social services

Community Resource Specialist

Our Community Resource Specialist can help you find shelter, mental health counseling, job training, food assistance, legal help, domestic violence support or medical help. We also loan Wi-Fi hotspots and books to those living in encampments.

About the University Branch

The renovated University Branch reopened Oct. 13, 2007. It is one of the oldest Carnegie libraries in Seattle. High ceilings, expansive windows and hanging lamps contribute to a sense of spaciousness. This location features a lower-level meeting room.

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