Changes to take effect Monday, September 14, 2020.
There is a High Wind Watch and a Red Flag Warning for the East Bay hills starting Sunday, October 25 at 4pm.
Your Oakland Public Library empowers all people to explore, connect, and grow. OPL is celebrated locally and nationally as an indispensable partner in transforming lives.
Sidewalk pickup of books and additional library materials expands to eight (8) locations across Oakland July 13.
Five locations to offer pickup of books and additional library materials.
Boards & Commissions
Director of Library Services
Jamie Turbak was named Director of Library Services for the City of Oakland on January 18, 2019 by Oakland City Administrator Sabrina Landreth. She had served as interim director since March 2018 following the retirement of previous director Gerry Garzón. She becomes OPL’s 13th director since the City incorporated public library services in 1878.