Temescal Branch

Hours & Information

Open today until 8:00pm

10:00AM - 5:30PM

10:00AM - 8:00PM

10:00AM - 8:00PM

10:00AM - 5:30PM

12:00PM - 5:30PM

10:00AM - 5:30PM


5205 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, California 94609
Temescal Branch has popular books in English, children's books in Spanish, and adult books in Tigrinya, and Amharic. The branch has four computers with internet access.

Upcoming Events

Holidays and Closures

  • César Chávez Day
    Sunday, March 31, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • César Chávez Day (Observed)
    Monday, April 1, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Memorial Day
    Monday, May 27, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Juneteenth
    Wednesday, June 19, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Independence Day
    Thursday, July 4, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Labor Day
    Monday, September 2, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Admissions Day
    Monday, September 9, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Veterans Day
    Monday, November 11, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
    Thursday, November 28, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
    Friday, November 29, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas Day
    Wednesday, December 25, 2024
    Closed All Day

About Temescal Branch

  • There is currently free street parking for 1-hour on Telegraph and limited free parking on 52nd. Some metered parking across the street on 52nd is also available.

  • The Temescal Branch has a meeting room that can be reserved here, opens a new window. The meeting room can hold 45 people, and has collapsible tables and chairs and a stage. It is wheelchair accessible.

  • Multi-story building WITH an elevator. Entrance is at front of building on Telegraph Ave. Accessible bathroom(s), Accessible water fountain(s), Accessible self-service checkout, Accessible work stations means. Secondary entrance is at rear of building via the elevator.


New at Temescal Branch

Back to Top