Contact Us

Have a question or suggestion? Please contact us by phone or email - we'd love to hear from you!

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(510) 293-8685

Live Chat:

Available during library open hours.

Suggest a Library Purchase

Want us to purchase books, movies, or music? Fill out our request form to make a suggestion to our librarians. 

Suggest a Library Purchase

Library Management Team:

Jayanti Addleman - Director of Library Services
Vincent Ang - Library Operations Manager
Melesha Owen - Supervising Librarian, Weekes Branch
Clio Hathaway - Supervising Librarian, Downtown Library
Sally Thomas - Supervising Librarian, Downtown Library
Lindsey Vien - Education Services Manager

Additional Phone Numbers

  • Overdues and Library Card Questions: (510) 881-7983
  • Reference Services: (510) 881-7980
  • Adult Literacy Services: (510) 881-7910
  • Library Administration: (510) 881-7954
  • Downtown Library: (510) 293-8685
  • Weekes Branch Library: (510) 782-2155
  • Homework Support Center: (510) 583-5382
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