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We've partnered with AARP to offer free tax preparation assistance at selected library from February through April 15th. Volunteers will be available to answer questions and prepare personal tax returns at the Main Library and the Cesar Chavez, Dimond, Eastmont, and Golden Gate Branch Libraries. Visit our tax help page for more details and the schedule of assistance opportunities at each location.

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With Zinio, Oakland Library cardholders can access digital editions of the current issue of 90 popular magazine titles. No holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Check it out, there's something for everyone!   You can find it on our Databases page under Magazine and Journal Articles. 

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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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