Seattle Public Library temporarily reduces hours at sites

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