West Seattle Branch

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

206-684-7444

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Regional Manager: Chrissy Knoelke (interim)

 Exterior view of the West Seattle Branch

West Seattle Branch

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

tel: 206-684-7444

Directions

Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  2. Tue 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  3. Wed 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  4. Thu 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  5. Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Holiday closure information.

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
Book Bingo

Summer Reading

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! Download a bingo card online or stop by any Library branch to pick one up.

Get outside

Outdoor Recreation

Plan a hiking, camping, biking, fishing or other outdoor trip this summer. We have free guide books, maps and other resources available for check out.

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