Albany Public Library 1247 Marin Ave, Berkeley, CA94706 The Albany Public Library is in the heart of Alameda County. Opened in 1994, it offers a large selection of…More fiction, nonfiction, and academic titles. The library regularly hosts educational programming, including the Literacy Reading Club, Spring Storytime, Craft Workshop, Drop-In Knitting, and Computer Tutoring. For more information on membership or book availability, call the number provided.
Kevin Carter Film 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 The Death of Kevin Carter is a film by Academy Award-nominated producer and director Dan Krauss. It is about a…More photojournalist in apartheid South Africa who epitomizes the tough decisions made by journalists about whether to chronicle conditions or to try to change them. Like most of Krauss's subjects, this is a nonfiction piece, commissioned for public television and one that has won numerous awards and critical acclaim.
Lafayette Library and Learning Center 3491 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA94549 Lafayette Library and Learning Center is a 30,000 square foot facility offering a wide range of resources and areas,…More including a technology lab homework center and children’s area. The collection include thousands of books and newspapers, including fiction, nonfiction, reference materials as well as audio-visual materials. There are over 40 computers for use as well as wireless Internet access. Additional features include multiple group study rooms as well as a story corner and adult reading area. The facility has a fully automated, drive-thru book return system and is ADA compliant.
Small Press Distribution 1341 7th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Founded in 1969, Small Press Distribution is a local non-profit organization dedicated to providing reading enthusiasts…More with access to independently published literature. It distributes books on film, art, music, poetry and women’s studies, as well as numerous fiction and nonfiction anthologies. It also provides desk copies of books for teachers and has a special distribution program for librarians. You can order its books via phone, email, fax or online through <a href="http://www.pubnet.org/">Pubnet</a>.