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From accessible computers to Books By Mail. Learn how the Library can serve you!
Our pedal-powered library service delivers materials, provides Internet access and supports digital content.
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We offer free meeting rooms for community use.
Book, movie & music reviews by teens for teens! Because who would know better what Berkeley teenagers might want than other Berkeley teenagers?
Some of the most recent reviews are featured here.
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Download ebooks and audiobooks. Now get up to 7 at a time from our expanded collection.
Your favorite magazines--digital and free!
Teen Staff favorites are collected on our Pinterest board. Check it out and follow us!
To better serve you, on July 2, 2019, the Berkeley Public Library will launch a new checkout and catalog system. Have questions?
Drop-in and learn how to set up email, use the internet, and more, in a welcoming and supportive environment!
VR IS HERE! Come join us for our Vive Virtual Reality gaming! We also have Wii U, board or card games or use our laptop or yours to play each other. See how high you can build your Jenga tower.
All Library Locations will open one hour later at 11am on Friday, August 30, 2019.
Come practice your English conversation skills in a friendly and relaxed setting. ESL learners of all skill levels are encouraged to attend!
Seventeen year old Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is always in trouble at school. His parents are not happy with him. He wonders if THEY were ever teenagers?
All Library Locations will be closed all day on Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day.
Calling all anime fans! Get together with other teens to watch anime and share your favorites. Snacks will be provided and all teens are welcome.