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The Library will be performing network equipment maintenance on Thursday, November 15th, beginning at 8:30 p.m. The outage to our Library website is expected to last 1-2 hours.

Circulation Services - Your Library Account

  • Contact Circulation Services for questions regarding your library card or your account.
  • You can view Your Library Account from our catalog to see what books you have checked out, the due dates, renew, or place a hold.
  • Check our Catalog FAQs (frequently asked questions).


Adult Services


Suggest a purchase

  • Contact Collection Development to suggest a specific title you would like the library to purchase.
  • This also includes AV materials - DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, ebooks, etc.


Web Services

  • Refer specific catalog questions or informational questions to
  • If you experience problems accessing our electronic resources from outside Alameda County Library. Check the Articles & Databases remote access Troubleshooting Tips page for answers to common problems.
  • If you experience problems receiving email notifications from the Alameda County Library, please check the Email Notification Troubleshooting page.
  • Contact Web Support to report a broken link or difficulties in accessing Articles & Databases.

Accessibility Services


Library Branch Managers

  Niles Becky Machetta
  Irvington Becky Machetta
  Centerville Becky Machetta
  Albany Ouida Charles
  Bookmobile Christina Grove
  Castro Valley Dawn Balestreri
  Dublin Shammi Gill
  Fremont Main Brian Edwards
  Newark Joe Stoner
  San Lorenzo Danielle Wilson
  Union City Blaine Wentworth
  Digital Library Susan Fisher


Library Administration

  County Librarian Cindy Chadwick
  Deputy County Librarian Deb Sica
  Head of Branches Ben Gomberg
  Learning Group Erin Berman
  Technical Services Randy McDevitt-Parks

Fremont Main Library Phone