Asian Branch

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Branch Address

388 9th St.
Oakland, CA  94607
(510) 238-3400

Branch Hours

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
Sunday: 
Closed

About the Asian Branch

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The Asian Branch Library is unique among public library branches in the United States as it houses four Asian language collections. The language collections are Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese. Additionally, the branch has an Asian Interest collection in English focusing specifically on Asia, Asian heritage, culture, and history, an Asian American Experience collection, and Asian immigrant history.

The branch is equipped with 9 computers with internet access, 5 computers with multilingual interface, and 5 iPads for instructional purposes. Computer and new technology classes are offered in Cantonese and Mandarin.

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 10th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Black Out Poetry for Teens 2:30pm
Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm
Friday, April 17th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Pencil Pouch Bookmark for Teens 2:30pm
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
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CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm
Friday, April 24th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Drink Koozie for Teens 2:30pm
Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm
Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm
CANCELLED Housing Counseling for Tenants and Landlords 5:00pm
Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
Event Name Time
CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm