Elisabeth C. Miller Library

Covid-19 Update

We’re excited to announce that the Miller Library reopened on Monday, September 20th. Our staff have been working on the collections throughout the closure.

The University of Washington requires masks in all indoor spaces for all individuals, regardless of vaccination status. The Botanic Gardens continues to follow all advice and directives set forth by the UW, which are detailed on the UW Novel Coronavirus Information Page.

Library hours:

  • Mondays from noon until 8 pm
  • Tuesday through Friday from 9 am until 5 pm
  • Saturday from 9 am until 3 pm.

Sorry, we cannot accept book and magazine donations until further notice.

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Open to everyone. Open hours.
Address: 3501 NE 41st St., Seattle, WA, 98105
Location: Center for Urban Horticulture. CUH Map.

Contact Us

Your Library Account  Email: hortlib@uw.edu
Plant Answer Line: 206-897-5268  General Questions: 206-543-0415

Art Exhibit: Mt. Rainier National Park: An Artist’s Tour by Molly Hashimoto

book cover featuring a meadow, lake, conifers and a mountain
The Miller Library is once again delighted to host an exhibit of paintings and prints by Molly Hashimoto. This year she presents original watercolors from her new book Mount Rainier National Park: an Artist’s Tour.

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November 2021: Priscilla Grundy reviews The Multifarious Mr. Banks by Toby Musgrave.

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November 2021: Brian Thompson reviews Ponderosa: People, Fire, and the West’s Most Iconic Tree.

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