Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
Closed
Wednesday: 
Closed
Thursday: 
Closed
Friday: 
Closed
Saturday: 
Closed
Sunday: 
Closed

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.

The Melrose Branch also has a Seed Lending Library. These FREE urban seed projects are committed to increasing the capacity of our community to feed itself wholesome food by means of education that fosters community resilience, self reliance and a culture of sharing. 

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

Friday, August 14th, 2020
Event Name Time
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:30am
Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
Event Name Time
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:30am
Friday, August 21st, 2020
Event Name Time
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:30am
Wednesday, August 26th, 2020
Event Name Time
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:30am
Friday, August 28th, 2020
Event Name Time
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:30am