Oakland Library Branch Closing For 5-Month-Long RenovationA branch of the Oakland Public Library is closing for five months of renovations starting in December, city officials said.
Library Patrons Racking Up Huge Fines In San JoseThree people have fines of over $10,000 each for overdue books at San Jose’s library, but the city may be willing to forgive them, no questions asked.
Patent, Trademark Resource Center Opens In San Jose LibraryA new patent and trademark resource center in San Jose is making it easier for Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to find information about how to protect their intellectual property.
San Mateo County Libraries Waive Overdue Book Fines For Food DonationsLibrary delinquents in San Mateo County have a chance this holiday season to redeem themselves with charitable food donations, library officials announced Monday.
Once Bed Bug-Ridden Libraries In Menlo Park, Palo Alto ReopenOne Palo Alto library reopened Thursday after bed bugs were found last month in two chairs, while another will close again Friday to be checked that a bed bug treatment worked there, city officials said.
Second Palo Alto Library Invaded By BedbugsBedbugs have invaded a second public library in Palo Alto prompting the city to inspect all of its libraries.
Berkeley Branch Library Shut Down After Bedbugs DiscoveredThe North Branch of the Berkeley Public Library was closed Friday morning after bedbugs were discovered in several areas, library officials said.
Palo Alto Closes Public Library Branch Over BedbugsThe City of Palo Alto has closed one of its public libraries for the next two days because of a bedbug infestation.
Berkeley Residents Peeved Over Mysterious Loss Of Thousands Of Public Library BooksBerkeley booklovers, retired librarians, council members and authors expressed discontent today at a news conference in front of the city's library over the way library officials are weeding books from the library's collection
Police Credit 'Hero' Bus Driver With Recovery Of 3-Year-Old Kidnapped Milpitas Boy; Suspect ArrestedA three-year-old boy that went missing from a library in Milpitas Friday has been located in Fremont, according to police.
Peninsula Teenager Leads Youth Literacy CampaignHe teaches science, math, and finance, collects books and board games for kids... and this week's Jefferson Award winner is still a teenager!
'Robotic' Libraries Return To BART Stations, Shopping CenterApparently replacing a librarian with an Italian robotic vending machine is a lot harder than it sounds, and it sounds hard enough, but today, the three Library-A-Go-Go machines are back up and running at El Cerrito Del Norte BART, the Discovery Bay Sandy Cove Shopping Center, and the Pittsburg/Bay Point BART station.