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Issaquah Library

10 West Sunset Way
Issaquah, 98027
425.392.5430

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 10am-9pm
  • 10am-6pm
  • 10am-5pm
  • 1-5pm
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About the Issaquah Library

Opened: June 23, 2001

Library Map

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Features

Special Collections & Equipment

  • Microfilm/fiche reader and printer
  • Nintendo DS consoles and games for in-library checkout

History

1908: Issaquah's first public library opens in the back of Enos Guss's barbershop on Front Street; Odd Fellows Hall fundraiser builds collection of 40 books

1946: Kiwanis Club lobbies KCLS to contract with City for library service; Library opens at Town Hall, which later became the Issaquah Town Hall Museum

1963: Bond measure funds move into remodeled school cafeteria

1983: Library moves to a building on Memorial Field

1990: KCLS annexation

1996: Bond measure funds construction of a new library

2001: Opening of new, 15,000-square-foot library at the corner of Front Street and Sunset Way

2009: Completion of Capital Bond Project improvements

Temporary Closures

A number of KCLS libraries will be closed for staff trainings on select mornings throughout the Spring.

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Holiday Closures

  • Reserve a Meeting Room
  • Reserve a Computer




Last Updated: 01/17/14