The Seattle Public Library temporarily reduced open hours at most locations in response to ongoing staff shortages related to the current surge of COVID-19 cases. Check for a complete list of hours and services at each branch. For up-to-date information on schedule changes, go to


Capitol Hill Branch, 425 Harvard Ave. E.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday

Closed Friday and Sunday


Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday

Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday


Madrona-Sally Goldmark Branch, 1134 33rd Ave.

1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday

Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

Closed Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday