Kirkland Library Will Close for Updates Starting October 8

The Kirkland Library will be temporarily closed, October 8-22. During the closure, we will complete a carpet installation project.

Starting Sunday, October 2

We are unable to accept book donations from October 2-22. This change will happen in advance of the closure to preserve limited storage space.

Starting Saturday, October 8

You will not be able to access the building interior or in-building services. For example, you won't be able to:
  • Browse collections
  • Get assistance from staff
  • Reserve meeting and study rooms
  • Use computers and printers, or Wi-Fi
  • Pay fines 
  • Donate books 
You will still be able to:
  • Return items to the exterior Self-Check-in kiosks
  • Pick up holds from exterior library lockers
  • Call other library locations or contact Ask KCLS for help with your account 
  • Pick up prints at other libraries
  • Pay fines at other libraries or online 

Starting Thursday, October 13

You can pick up holds in the library meeting room during the following hours:
Sunday: 1-6pm
Monday: Noon-5pm 
Tuesday and Wednesday: 3-8pm 
Thursday and Friday: Noon-5pm  
Saturday: Closed

Starting Sunday, October 23

We anticipate normal hours, services, and building access will resume on October 23. We will update this news post if the reopening date changes.