Library Updates
Mon, Oct 26 10:36am

Library Info for the Week of October 26:


  1. The library catalog will be down for maintenance  on Thursday afternoon/evening.
  2. There are new book lists ready for browsing: Read Aloud Chapter Books, Read Alouds for Older Kids, Thanksgiving books, First Nations books, and Dinosaurs! This is how you find them in the catalog. There are still plenty of Halloween and Scary books available too. Put books on hold this week to pick them up before Saturday.
  3. New “Homework Help” page on the HC library website:  access to Encyclopedia Britannica, links to age-appropriate research databases, and more. Students are also invited to come to library office hours on Mondays from 2 to 3pm for adult support with school work.


Books held online can be picked up from Hillcrest on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Schedule details are here. Families living outside 94618 or 94611 can request library materials delivery to any Oakland address. Email Mr. Pabst to request delivery.