The Main Library and its branches will be closed on Monday, October 9th, 2023 for a Staff Development Day and will reopen on Tuesday, October 10th for regular hours.
State and County indoor mask mandates have been lifted in most places for everyone who is vaccinated starting June 24, 2022. Indoor masking is strongly recommended for everyone in high-risk settings and the City of Alameda continues to recommend masks at all City facilities.
The Lucky Day Collection is a collection of highly popular books that are available for immediate check-out. If you find a book on the Lucky Day shelf, you can immediately check it out even when there are multiple holds on the same title in our regular collection. If it's on the shelf, it’s your “Lucky Day!” The AFL Lucky Day Collection currently consists of adult bestselling fiction and nonfiction books.
Lucky Day books can be checked out for 21 days, with no renewals.