West Oakland Branch

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Branch Address

1801 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA  94607
(510) 238-7352

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
11:30am - 7:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 
12:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday: 
Closed

About the West Oakland Branch

West Oakland 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 local history.

Special interest collections include the African American collection, a small business collection, careers and college section, a Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender collection, and Spanish language materials for children and adults. West Oakland has an extensive children's section focused on providing early literacy materials to children and their parents, as well as a growing teen collection.

The branch is equipped with six computers with Internet access available for public use, as well as adaptive technology, including screen readers and enlargers, for those who are blind or have low vision.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has 110 seats and a capacity of 189 people. The meeting room area includes collapsible tables and a large stage. The main room can be divided into three smaller rooms if desired. Limited kitchen facilities are available.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
Event Name Time
It's Your Move: Chess Clinic 1:00pm
Friday, April 18th, 2014
Event Name Time
Lego MaNIA! 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
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Job On! Secrets to Job Search Success. 10:00am
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Event Name Time
It's Your Move: Chess Clinic 1:00pm
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Event Name Time
Job On! Secrets to Job Search Success. 10:00am
Friday, April 25th, 2014
Event Name Time
Pop Up TeenZone at West Oakland Branch! 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Event Name Time
Job On! Secrets to Job Search Success. 10:00am
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Event Name Time
It's Your Move: Chess Clinic 1:00pm
Thursday, May 1st, 2014
Event Name Time
Job On! Secrets to Job Search Success. 10:00am
Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Event Name Time
FREE Comic Book Day! 10:00am