Rockridge Branch Library on College Avenue

Rockridge Branch Library has approximately 75,000 books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, video games, magazines and newspapers.  Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on practical how-to topics and fiction. Rockridge also offers popular children's and teen collections, and features 12 computers with internet access for public use.  This branch also has a 94 person capacity meeting room with projection screen and white board.  With advance notice a television and DVD are available for use in the meeting room.

Rockridge Branch Library interiorCC SA-BY Our Oakland


  • Writers' Support & Critique Group, 3rd Saturday of the month, 1-5pm. A workshop open to all writers, sponsored by the California Writers Club, Berkeley Branch. For more info: 597-5017
  • Teen 'Scape, Wednesdays, 2-3pm. For more info: Vicky Chen  597-5017 or
  • Teen Jewelry-Making Workshop, Wednesday, April 24th, 2PM
  • Lawyers in the Library: 1st Tuesday, 5-7PM. Advance sign-up at 4:45 PM.
  • Rockridge Ninjas: Come watch anime with us! 2nd Tuesdays, 5-6:30 PM. 
  • Rockridge Teen Advisory: Help advise the library how to better serve teens. Snacks provided. Get community service credit for school. 1st Saturday, 1:00-2:00 PM.
  • Preschool Storytime: Thursdays, 10:30 AM
  • Toddler Storytime: Thursdays, 10:30 Am
  • Family Storytime: Saturdays, 10:30 AM
  • East Bay Chronic Pain Group, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 3-5pm, upstairs meeting room, A place to speak the language of pain and embrace the language of hope.


5366 College Avenue, Oakland, California 94618




  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 12:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed

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