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Branch Address550 El Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94610
About the Lakeview Branch
Lakeview has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all age. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on best sellers and Books on Tape and Books on CD. The Books on Tape and Books on CD collection isone of the largest in the branches. The magazine collection is sizeable and there is one Chinese language newspaper.
The branch is equipped with four computers with Internet access for public use.
Meeting RoomTwo large wooden tables and chairs, podium, and tv/video/dvd. Capacity: 25 people.
Currently on Exhibit
Retired Architect, David Bolanos, shares snapshots from the Past, Present and Future of Lakeview Branch Library and surrounding areas.
Mr. Bolanos used to live on Merritt Avenue and has fond memories of Lakeview Branch Library.
Join us in celebrating Lakeview and the surrounding beautiful areas, through the artistic vision of Library Advocate, David Bolanos.
On Display FromThu, 10/02/2014 - Thu, 10/30/2014
|Give and Take: A Monthly Swap||11:15am|
|LAKEVIEW's THIRD SATURDAY CHESS||1:00pm|
|Lakeview Book Club: The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa||6:30pm|
|THE 3 TOP SECRETS to MANAGE STRESS and NEGATIVITY and to EXPERIENCE MORE PEACE AND PROSPERITY||4:00pm|