Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Berkeley Public Library Foundation

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December 23, 2020

Library Awarded Five Stars!

The Berkeley Public Library received its first five-star rating, the highest rating awarded to public libraries in the USA, by the Library Journal (LJ). After an annual review of more than 5,600 libraries, the LJ spotlights the “best of the best” public libraries. Read more...

July 29, 2020

2020 Summer Reading Program

This summer, dig into a good book with the Berkeley Public Library's Summer Reading Program, "Dig Deeper: Read, Investigate, Discover." There are programs for adults, teens, and children. Read more here.

July 17, 2020

Roses & Renewal

As summer blooms begin to peak this month, roses of every size, shape and color remind us of the beauty and awesome power of people coming together to make change. They also remind us of something else -- the legacy of Rosa Shattuck. Read more here...