Melrose Branch

Melrose Branch hours starting April 1, 2019:

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10:00am – 5:30pm
Tuesday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am – 5:30pm
Friday: 12:00pm – 5:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 5:30pm

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Branch Address

4805 Foothill Blvd.
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, April 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm
Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Play Café 10:15am
Friday, April 26th, 2019
Event Name Time
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 3:30pm
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm
Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
Event Name Time
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm
Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Saturday, May 4th, 2019
Event Name Time
Free Comic Book Day 10:00am
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Off the Hook 3:00pm