Branch Address550 El Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94610
About the Lakeview Branch
Lakeview has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, DVDs, audio books, and magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on best sellers and Books on CD. The Books on CD collection is one of the largest in the branches. The magazine collection is sizeable and there is one Chinese language newspaper. Lakeview has Spanish-language materials for adults and children.
The branch is equipped with four computers with Internet access for public use and a scanner.
Note: this library branch does not have a public restroom.
Meeting RoomTwo large wooden tables, chairs and a podium. The meeting room currently does not have WiFi access. Capacity: 25 people. Part of the library collection is in the meeting room and needs to be accessed by staff.
Currently on Exhibit
This summer the Lakeview branch will display select pieces by Oakland artist Wesley Timms. Wesley is a recent Art school graduate who loves Oakland and the support he receives from the community of artists here. His passion for Oakland and his unique point of view are reflected in his work.
On Display FromSun, 07/01/2018 - Fri, 08/31/2018
|Let's Meet in the ZONE!||4:30pm|
|Lawyers in the Library||6:00pm|
|Lakeview Writers Group||6:00pm|
|Lakeview Fall Chess Tournament||11:00am|
|Third Saturday Chess||1:00pm|