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

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, May 5th, 2018
Event Name Time
FREE Comic Book Day! 10:00am
Fiesta de Cinco de Mayo 10:30am
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm
Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, May 10th, 2018
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, May 12th, 2018
Event Name Time
Bike to Work Storytime and Fix-It Clinic 11:30am