Become a Member
Annual dues start at $25 for individuals, with special prices for full-time students and seniors.
Full-time Students: $15
Seniors (Age 65+): $15
Individual Level: $25
BookFriend Levels: $50+
Become a Member of the Friends of the OPL and enjoy these benefits:
20% discount at The Bookmark Bookstore all year and up to 50% discounts during our semi-annual sales! Until November 2022, Members get a 30% discount every day.
Off the Shelf, the Friends’ quarterly newsletter
The Oakland Public Library’s Annual Report announcement
Personalized membership card
Sign Up Online
Choose between one-time or recurring (monthly or annual) membership options.
Note: If you wish to receive a membership card and acknowledgment, do not check the option for “Anonymous” under Privacy Preferences as Network for Good will not share your name or any contact information with us.
Use your PayPal account to give through the PayPal Giving Fund. Check the option to share your name and email address.
For Renewals: check the option to share your name and email address.
New Members: check the option to share your name/email and send your mailing address to email@example.com so we can mail your membership card.
Sign Up by Mail
Download, print, and complete our Membership Form:
Complete the form, select "Membership", and mail with your check to:
Friends of the Oakland Public Library
721 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607