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 Voter's Edge California voter guide provides in-depth information about what's on your ballot.
Beginning September 12, 2022, the library and branches will have expanded hours. Read more here.
CA Parks Passes now available at your local branch for checkout. Limited quantities available.
If it’s on the shelf, it’s your lucky day! Starting July 1st, check out two books at a time.
How to get in touch with the library
The Alameda Free Library is now a member of LINK+. Find out more information here.
Hotspots are now available for checkout. Wireless internet anywhere.
The Computer lab at Main is open now for in person computer assistance. Click for the open hours.
1550 Oak St.Alameda, CA 94501
788 Santa Clara Ave.Alameda, CA 94501
3221 Mecartney RdAlameda, CA 94502
Veterans Building, Room 350 (upstairs)2203 Central AvenueAlameda, CA 94501-4421(510) 865-2454
located inside the Main Alameda Free Library
the Friends' used bookstore located at the Main Library is open!
Free program has been helping adults improve their reading and writing skills for more than 30 years
Support life-long learning in our community and become a tutor for Alameda Reads
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