Library Branch Manager: Ronnie Davis
Circulation Supervisor: Paula Greer
Librarian: Vivian Jaquette
Librarian: Suzi Sargent
Librarian: Dan Hess
1247 Marin Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
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The Albany Library is a branch of the Alameda County Library, which
serves a population of over 523,000 in the cities of Albany, Dublin, Fremont,
Newark, Union City, and the unincorporated areas of Castro Valley, and
The Albany Library serves the 18,000 residents of Albany, as well as
the nearby communities of Berkeley, Oakland and El Cerrito. The
City of Albany provides additional hours of service through funds, passed by the voters in 1994 and 2006. The
Friends of the Albany Library is an active group of volunteers who
raise money to supplement the library collections and sponsor library
The current library
building was designed by Marquis Associates and opened in January
1994. Two-thirds of the funding for the new building was provided by the
California Library Construction & Renovation Bond Act of 1988, through
a grant administered by the State Library. Other funding came from the
City of Albany and private donations.