West Seattle Branch

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

206-684-7444

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Regional Manager: Karen Spiel

 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. We continue to provide all our digital services plus new virtual programs.

Find out which Library services are currently available.

Amenities Highlights

  • 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 Reopening

Road to Reopening

Some Library locations are accepting book returns and offering curbside pickup service and public restroom access during limited hours. Find out more about the Library’s current services on our Road to Reopening page.

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COVID-19 Resources

Find information about vaccinations from local and national sources, along with other health and pandemic resources.

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