fBerkeley Public Library, Claremont Branch

The Berkeley Public Library has served the people of Berkeley since 1893, and looks forward to providing many more years of community service.

The Library is one of the most heavily used libraries in California, serving a local population of 121,240 and more from the surrounding area. (US Census estimate as of July 1, 2016)

The Central Library, located in downtown Berkeley, and four recently renovated branches ensure easy library access for residents in Berkeley’s many and diverse neighborhoods.


2940 Benvenue Ave.

Berkeley, CA 94705