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Welcome to Washington Middle School’s Library!

Our library is a place for everyone. A place for you to learn, think critically and deeply, to read good books, have fun, and dream!


Library Resources


Summer Reading 2021

Where can I check out books this summer? Visit Seattle Public Library’s  Douglass-Truth branch (2300 E. Yesler Way)

Need ideas for what to read? Here are a few reading sources:

Booklists, Reviews & More

Seattle Public Library Offerings


Library Link from Seattle Public Library

Seattle Public Library Library Link poster

Your SPS student ID is linked to a Seattle Public Library Card–already set up & ready to use today!

Getting Started with Library Link:

All SPS students already have Library Link accounts. View this short video to learn the basics of Library Link—good for getting started. Need help? Call SPL at 206-386-4636 or www.spl.org/ask for email/chat.

Why Use Library Link? Access Seattle Public Library’s free resources, including:

  • Libby for ebooks, audiobooks and more
  • Hoopla: Comics
  • Flipster: free magazines
  • LinkedIn Learning: video tutorials on everything from programming languages to video editing to graphic design and more

How to Use Your Library Link Account:

Student Library Link ID is always 990000 (4 zeroes) followed by 7-digit student ID number. PIN is birth month and date (mmdd). For other frequently asked questions, please visit the Seattle Public Library website.


New Books in Our Library!

Browse the list of new books in our library!

Some titles are available at Seattle Public Library. In addition to print, SPL offers many as eBooks (Kindle, Adobe Reader). To see if SPL has a book, click book’s title in WMS’s  new book list. If SPL has the book, the link will take you to SPL’s catalog. There, you can see if the book is available to borrow and in what formats–print, downloadable eBook (e.g., Kindle), online.

You can borrow SPL books even if you don’t have a SPL library card.   Use your SPS Student ID Library Link to borrow SPL books and access free online resources! Your SPL Library Link account is already set up with your SPS student ID.

Aru Shah Song of Death
Dactyl Hills Squad
5 Worlds
Bouncing Back
Sal and Gabi
White Bird
Fins
Not your perfect Mexican daughter
Eagle Huntress
Banned Book Club
96 Miles
Black History in its Own Words
This Place
Norotrious
We Rise We Resist
League of super Feminist

Keep Calm and Be Proud of Who You Are

GSA/LGBTQ+ Resources

Library Hours:

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (during in-person school)

Circulation is closed for the 2020-21 school year. Visit this fall and check out one of our new books!

Helpful Links:

Washington Middle School W logo

Websites for Readers