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Found in the Library: The Messages We Leave Behind

January 10, 2014 | 4:08 pm

Found in the Library: The Messages We Leave Behind

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Oakland library blogger collects notes — mysterious and mundane — that show up in returned books.

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Oakland Public Library Again Serving Free Summer Lunches

June 11, 2013 | 5:15 pm

Oakland Public Library Again Serving Free Summer Lunches

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After working at the Oakland Public Library for more than 15 years, branch manager Pete VillaseƱor has grown accustomed to kids hanging out in the library all summer long. For some, the library serves serve as ad hoc day care while their parents are at work. For others, the library is a safe place to […]

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Oakland Tool Lending Library Extends Check-Out Time; Tool List and Guidelines

May 4, 2012 | 8:17 am

Oakland Tool Lending Library Extends Check-Out Time; Tool List and Guidelines

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(Bay City News) Oakland’s Tool Lending Library has increased the check out time for its collection of over 2,700 tools, and is in the process of adding new tools to its collection, library officials said. The Tool Lending Library, located at 5205 Telegraph Ave. in Oakland’s Temescal neighborhood, houses tools, how-to books and videos that […]

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