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The Golden Gate Branch Library opened in 1918. On Saturday, October 20, join us as we celebrate its 100th birthday! 

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The midterm elections take place on November 6, 2018. Click here to register and access updated voter information! 

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Clear your October calendar: this month is packed with tempting new novels and story collections.

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Has Oakland Public Library made a difference in your life?  

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On June 5, 2018, Oakland voters passed the Oakland Public Library Preservation Measure. Learn more here. 

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We're excited about the changes we have in store for AAMLO, but we need your help to develop an amazing 21st Century museum.

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Looking for something great to read? Fill out this form and let one of our amazing librarians do the work for you!