What Can I Borrow?

What Can I Borrow?


two children are reading books with a caregiver who is pointing to one of the books.
early literacy, comic books, graphic novels

Whatever you like to read, on paper or pixels, OPL has books for you.


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OPL has audiobooks to download and stream, as well as some on CD.

Language Collections

OPL has books, DVDs, and more in these languages:

See all language collections and locations.

Borrowing Limits

  • You may have a total of 75 items checked out. Within that total, the number of any particular type of items may be limited, depending on type of material, subject, and local demand.
  • E-books and other digital materials have their own borrowing limits.
  • If you have fees of more than $50, you won't be able to check out or place holds on any items.

Movies & TV

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toddler with toy

Delight your child by bringing home a new toy or two.

Skip the Line!Skip the Line!

Use your phone to check out library materials.
Use your phone to check out library materials.

Computers & WiFi Hotspots

Three young professionals are sitting on a couch working on their laptop computers. They are alll looking at one computer and discussing something together.
learning, business, working, WFH, smiling

You can borrow a laptop and WiFi Hotspot together, or just a WiFi Hotspot. Bring home the internet.

Museum Passes

Three OPL team members smile at the camera during a FOPL event at the African American Museum and Library at Oakland
OPL staff, AAMLO, smiling

Get tickets to museums and local attractions with Discover & Go.


tools hanging on a wall

The Oakland Tool Lending Library has everything you need for that big repair job.

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