Most major hotels offer high-speed access in rooms and/or lobbies and business centers. In addition, dozens of D.C.-area restaurants and coffee shops provide free wireless broadband Internet service, including branches of Starbucks and Così all over town. The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Public Library and 25 other branches of the D.C. Library System offer Wi-Fi access free of charge to all library visitors. At Busboys and Poets, a popular restaurant, bar, and bookstore, you can also pick up free Wi-Fi while taking in near-nightly literary events.
Busboys and Poets. 2021 14th St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20009. 202/387–7638; www.busboysandpoets.com.
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. 901 G St. NW, Chinatown, Washington, District of Columbia, 20001. 202/727–0321; www.dclibrary.org.