West Seattle Branch

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

206-684-7444

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Regional Manager: Chrissy Knoelke

 Exterior view of the West Seattle Branch

West Seattle Branch

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

tel: 206-684-7444

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Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  2. Tue 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  3. Wed 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  4. Thu 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  5. Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Find out which Library services are currently available.

Amenities Highlights

Though Library branches are reopening, not all services and amenities are available. Meeting rooms, study rooms  and in-person programs are not yet available. Thank you for your patience.

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meeting Room
  • Study Room
  • Study Carrels
  • Free Parking
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return slot is located on the west wall of the building, on 42nd Ave. SW., to the left of the entrance
Road to Reopning

Road to Reopening

All Library locations are now open with modified hours and services, as well as public computers, Wi-Fi and restroom access. Find out more about the Library’s current services on our Road to Reopening page.

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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