Elmhurst Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

11:30am - 7:00pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
12:00pm - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm

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

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Videogames on the Big Screen 3:00pm
Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Play Café 10:30am
Saturday, November 19th, 2016
Event Name Time
Job Search and Academic Assistance 10:00am
Tea with Tots / Canciones y Café 11:30am
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm
International Games Day @ Your Library 3:00pm
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Oakland Ballet visits Oakland Public Libraries 3:00pm
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time
Preschool Storytime 10:30am
Free Computer Help Available 2:00pm
Mad Scientists' Club 3:30pm