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Did you know that you can borrow toys from the library?  Go ahead...place a hold on a toy your child will love!

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Set up a free account and select your child's age, interests, background, and reading level. You’ll receive a weekly email with recommended books from the Oakland Public Library!

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Looking for something great to read? Fill out this form and let one of our amazing librarians do the work for you!

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Now you can stream feature films and TV shows directly from OPL's website.  Everything from Romance, Comedy, Drama, Indie & Foreign films, Horror, Sci-Fi, and even Teen and Children’s content.  ​

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Use your OPL card to get free or discounted passes to museums throughout the Bay Area with the new Discover & Go program.  There are more than 20 destinations participating in the program. See what passes are available now!  Check it out under "Services".

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