Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • FlexTech: Laptops & iPads
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Study Rooms
  • Quiet Room
  • WorkSource Connection Site
  • Maritime and Fishing Industry Collection
  • Free Parking

Peak Picks: No holds. No wait.

We reserve copies of books that are in high demand to check out on a first come, first served basis at your branch.

Stop by any Library location to see what is on the shelves today!

Download a branch coloring sheet

You can download and print a coloring sheet for your branch. Coloring sheets are available for all 27 Library locations.

Download the coloring sheet

About the Ballard Branch

The current Ballard Branch opened on May 15, 2005. It is one of the most heavily used branches in the Library system. It has a nautical-themed green roof planted with native flora. You can view the green roof from a periscope in the branch.

Ballard Branch photo gallery