Columbia Branch

4721 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98118

206-386-1908

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Regional Manager: Wei Cai

 Exterior view of the Columbia Branch

Columbia Branch

4721 Rainier Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98118

tel: 206-386-1908

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Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon closed
  2. Tue 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  3. Wed closed
  4. Thu closed
  5. Fri closed
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun closed
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, in-person programs and are not yet available. Thank you for your patience.

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fax Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Study Rooms
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return box is located on the east side of the building, on Rainier Ave. S., by the ADA parking space
Road to Reopning

Road to Reopening

Many 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.

Adult Book Bingo graphic

Book Bingo

Every summer we partner with Seattle Arts & Lectures (SAL) to create a Summer Book Bingo card for adults. If you achieve bingo or blackout, you will be entered to win fabulous prizes! 

About the Columbia Branch

The current Columbia Branch was expanded and reopened Aug. 22, 2004. The building is in the Columbia City Landmark District and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It has a reading room, a computer area with a skylight, and large windows throughout the branch with views of the nearby Columbia Park.

Columbia Branch photo gallery