Elmhurst Branch Library serves the neighborhood with a 16,000 volume collection and variety of programs and services. The collection contains books, movies, magazines, toys, videogames, audiobooks and more, in English and Spanish. Programs for children include art, science, storytimes, and guest performers. Teens have their own room, collection, games and activities. Programs for adults include drop-in job search assistance and computer help, a monthly "Lawyer in the Library," and volunteer opportunities with the Friends of the Elmhurst Library group.
The branch is equipped with eight (8) computers with internet access for public use and free WIFI.
1427 - 88th Avenue, Oakland, California 94621
- Monday: 10 AM - 5:30 PM
- Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
- Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
- Thursday: 10 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday: 12 PM - 5:30 PM
- Saturday: 10 AM - 5:30 PM
- Sunday: Closed
- Elmhurst Branch Library official website
- Oakland Public Library page on Oakland Wiki
- "Elmhurst Branch closed now through mid-November for remodel," Examiner.com, July 12, 2010