Criminal justice and the impact of incarceration is a social justice topic we explore through programs, discussions and resource lists.
Working with the City of Seattle, we promote digital equity through our programs and services.
Environmental Equity with Clear Sky Native Youth Council
How can listening to Indigenous communities help us understand how to take care of our environment? Learn about our partnership with the Clear Sky Native Youth Council to gather oral histories with Coast Salish elders and honor the Licton Spring sacred site.
Equity Work at the Library
We actively commit our programs and resources to help eliminate institutional racism.
Homelessness: A state of emergency
The homelessness crisis in Seattle is a social justice topic we explored in 2016 through programs, discussions and resource lists.
Indigenous Sovereignty: Art, Land & Knowledge
Join us for programs celebrating Indigenous Sovereignty.
We are strongly committed to intellectual freedom, one of our guiding principles and the cornerstone of all public libraries.
Race & Social Justice
We participate in the Mayor’s Race and Social Justice Initiative to promote and support racial equity in our workplace.