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    Seattle Public Schools Library Services

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    Summer Library Schedule (participating libraries)


    Thurgood Marshall, Tuesdays, 6/22-8/17* 4-7pm, (*skipped on 7/6)

    Middle School

    Eckstein, 7/7, 7/28, 8/25, 12-2

    Hamilton, Wednesdays, 6/23-8/18, 11-1 

    Madison, 7/14 and 8/11, 2-5

    McClure,7/13 and 8/10, 11-2

    Mercer, 6/23, 7/14, 8/18, 11-2

    Whitman, 6/30 and 8/2, 10-12

    High School

    Ballard High School, 7/22 and 8/19, 12-2


    About SPS Library Services

    Library Services strives to promote the exploration of ideas, the power of information and the love of reading and learning.

    • Provide students and staff seamless access to the information resources they need, when and where they need them.
    • Build strong libraries in every school that foster life long readers and effective users of information


    We provide the following services:

    • Maintain software and technical systems support for school libraries, district library resources and textbook management
    • Coordinate professional development for librarians on librarianship and technical systems
    • Provide discovery and access to books, media, and electronic resources through online catalog and databases
    • Provide support to libraries for organization of library spaces
    • Provide consultation on new and remodeled library design
    • Coordinate district standards for cataloging and processing of library materials
    • Protect district assets by maintaining a database of books and other library materials
    • Provide access to professional and curriculum support materials for district staff through the Professional Library


    Current Initiatives

    • Library Link - connecting students with ebooks and online resources at Seattle Public Library
    • Resource Manager
    • Global Reading Challenge
    • Online Resources for student research

    Contact Us

    Darcy Brixey
    Manager, Library Services & Instructional Materials
    Mailstop 33-635

    Andrea C. Young
    Cataloging & Metadata Librarian
    Mailstop 33-635