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Welcome, from the Friends of the Albany Library (FAL)



The Friends's purpose is to benefit the library by selling books and other materials in the library, on the Internet, and during on-site booksales.


Many thanks to our volunteers and shoppers for making our most recent onsite sale a big success! FAL grossed $1650 at our Sept 22 sale.


Next onsite sale is Saturday and Sunday Nov 3&4 - see our Sales page for more info 



Friends' Annual Meeting is open to the public on Wed Oct 10 at 7pm at the Albany Library, following a brief business meeting.  Our speaker is Sweta Vikram, who will discuss her book

Louisiana Catch.  Refreshments follow Sweta's presentation - Join Us!  See   for more information


FAL operations and most of our sales take place at 1247 Marin Ave, Albany CA 94706,

map below. Call us at 510.526.3720, extn 7.  Our office is not "staffed" - leave a message and we'll call you back.


The Albany Library is part of the Alameda County Library system, for more information including directions, visit 



Info About Albany Library, including map and directions

Photos on this site courtesy of Peggy Mc Quaid