Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Berkeley Public Library Foundation


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 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...

March 25, 2020

Your Virtual Library is Open

The buildings of the Library may be closed, but the Library's online services have plenty to offer. Check out the abundance of eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies, digital magazines, newspapers, and more! here.

February 27, 2020

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2020 Authors Dinner

Jessica Zitter

January 20, 2019

Jessica Zitter

Jessica Zitter, MD, MPH, practices ICU and Palliative Care at the Highland Hospital in Oakland, California. She is the author of Extreme Measures:  Finding a Better Path to the End of Life.