Oakland Public Library Launches Playlist to Help You Find New Books and More

Video tutorials to help you find books in OPL's online catalog.

Have you been wondering how to find new books in Oakland Public Library's catalog? We've created a brief tutorial that shows you how.

Did you know that our catalog allows you free access to the New York Times online? All you need to do is set up a free account and redeem your access code. This tutorial takes you through the steps.

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Want to learn more about how to use the library?

Visit our YouTube for a playlist of searching tutorials to help you find a variety of items in our catalog, including Early Reader e-books and Hoopla for kids, and how to place a hold on items in our catalog.

We hope these tutorials helps searching our catalog a little easier.

If you need helping finding books or other items you can also call (510) 238-3134 or email eanswers@oaklandlibrary.org.