Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

4805 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94601
(510) 535-5623

Branch Hours

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

About the Melrose Branch

Melrose Branch has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on practical how-to topics and fiction.

Special interest collections include African American fiction and non-fiction, a small Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender collection, English as a Second Language, Parenting, Careers, Classics, Latino Interest, and Spanish language.

The branch is equipped with five computers with Internet access are available for public use.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 75 people and features 3 hard wood tables, 2 folding tables, and 45 chairs.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Event Name Time
Family Movie Night 4:45pm
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm
Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:30am
A Beautiful Mess 2:00pm
Thursday, May 26th, 2016
Event Name Time
Yoga en Familia! / Yoga for Families 10:30am
Friday, May 27th, 2016
Event Name Time
Tween and Teen Game Day 2:00pm
Comic light switch cover program for Teens 3:30pm
Saturday, May 28th, 2016
Event Name Time
Ready, Set, Connect! Computer Assistance 11:00am
Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:30am
A Beautiful Mess 2:00pm