Elmhurst Branch

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Branch Address

1427 88th Avenue
Oakland, CA  94621
(510) 615-5727

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 Elmhurst Branch

Established in 1911 as a library for the City of Elmhurst, the branch was incorporated into the City of Oakland in 1949. 

The collections of the Elmhurst Branch consist of popular and well-reviewed juvenile, young adult, and adult non-fiction and fiction books, as well as DVD's, Books-on-CD, compact disks, magazines, newspapers, and video games.  Elmhurst also offers popular African-American fiction, Spanish language materials, and urban fiction collections.  A toy lending collection is also available at Elmhurst.

The branch features 8 computers for public use with Internet access, word processing, and printing capability.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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Juan Sanchez Celebrates Día at Oakland Public Library 1:00pm
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Preschool Storytime 10:30am
A Beautiful Mess 3:30pm
Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Play Café 10:15am
Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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FREE Comic Book Day! 10:00am
Toddler Storytime 11:30am
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Preschool Storytime 10:30am
Let's Meet in the 'Zone @ Elmhurst 3:00pm
LegoMania! 3:30pm
Thursday, May 11th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am