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The Community Kiosk at the Main Library provides interventions in a place that patrons already know and trust: the public library. It connects patrons to vital services in Oakland.

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OPL's E-Resources Committee would like to share a couple of online resources available to OPL cardholders that can get them ready to learn!

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Anyone - at any age - can get an Oakland Public Library card. Library cards are free and are available at all our locations.

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The Oakland Public Library is no longer collecting overdue fines for library materials, excluding tools. Learn about the decision that over 50 libraries have made nationwide! 

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