Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

4805 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94601
(510) 535-5623

Branch Hours

11:30am - 7:00pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
12:00pm - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm

About the Melrose Branch

Melrose Branch has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on practical how-to topics and fiction.

Special interest collections include African American fiction and non-fiction, a small Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender collection, English as a Second Language, Parenting, Careers, Classics, Latino Interest, and Spanish language.

The branch is equipped with five computers with Internet access are available for public use.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 75 people and features 3 hard wood tables, 2 folding tables, and 45 chairs.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Event Name Time
Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros - Children's Day / Book Day 3:00pm
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Event Name Time
FREE Comic Book Day! 10:00am
How to Take Charge of Your Health Care Decisions 2:00pm
Off the Hook - the Melrose Knitting Group 3:00pm
Free Computer Help! 3:00pm
Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
Event Name Time
Free Computer Help! 11:30am
Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Afternoon Crafts at Melrose 2:30pm
Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Event Name Time
Free Computer Help! 3:00pm