Asian Branch at 40: An Oral History

Exhibit at UC Berkeley's Ethnic Studies Library: 30 Stephens Hall
(through the end of October 2016)

Produced by the Oakland Chinatown Oral History Project, this exhibit is currently showing at UC Berkeley's Ethnic Studies Library at 30 Stephens Hall until the end of October 2016. It highlights stories from former/current staff and patrons about the Branch's community role as the first Pan Asian public library when it was founded in 1975.

For more info, contact Project Directors Lora or Roy at rcoacc(at)


This project phase is made possible with support from
the East Bay Community Foundation, the Oakland Public Library, and
Friends of the Asian Branch Library