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  • This also includes AV materials - DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, etc.

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  • Contact Web Support to report a broken link or difficulties in accessing Articles & Databases.

Services to People with Disabilities and Senior Services

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Library Branch Managers

  Albany Ronnie Davis
  Bookmobile Kathy Steel-Sabo
  Castro Valley Carolyn Moskovitz
  Dublin Lee Jouthas
  Union City Mira Geroy
  24-7 Virtual Branch Susan Fisher


Library Administration

  County Librarian Jean Hofacket
  Deputy County Librarian Cindy Chadwick
  Head of Branches Peggy Watson
  Chief Administrative Officer Linda Carroll
  Communities & Collections Linda Harris