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Angel Light Books and Gifts was established in 1989 by Valencia Chan to provide a tranquil haven for spiritual growth, enlightenment, and healing. The original location in Redwood City, California included a restaurant named Joy Meadow and the Temple... more
This beautiful Center houses the BCA Center for Buddhist Education, the Insti­tute of Buddhist Studies, and a Buddhist Bookstore. Additionally, there are offices of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-ha and Ryu­koku University whose headquarters and... more
The Berkeley Public Library has served the people of Berkeley since 1893, and looks forward to providing many more years of community service. The Library is one of the most heavily used libraries in California, serving the people of Berkeley. &nbsp... more
Berkeley Public Library is proud to serve the Southern Berkeley area of town.    more
Berkeley Public Library is proud to serve the West Berkeley neighborhood. more
Black Oak Books offers an eclectic and intriguing selection of new, used and antiquarian books. Browsers will find a wide selection of literature, cookbooks, and science, art, photography and history tomes, including many signed first editions and ou... more
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Books Inc.'s origin dates back to the Gold Rush Days of 1851 when Anton Roman struck it rich in Shasta City, California and set himself up in business selling books. That small bookstore was moved, bought, sold, burned and rebuilt. It finally became... more
Founded by Fred and Pat Cody, Cody's Books opened in 1956 in a tiny Berkeley storefront with an investment of $5,000. Cody's moved to its flagship Telegraph Avenue location in 1965; that store was expanded significantly in 1986, with the addition of... more
The best comic book store in the bay. Also your source for Manga, Comic related clothing and toys, art books, adult comix, zines, underground publications and a few other oddities. more
Dark Carnival specializes in science fiction, fantasy, and mystery books! We have a huge selection, a knowledgeable staff, and plenty of random plastic stuff to round out your bookstore experience! more
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The Irish Literary & Historical Society (ILHS) of the San Francisco Bay Area provides an open, nonsectarian, and nonpolitical forum for the presentation and discussion of Irish and Irish-American culture.  The ILHS holds monthly meetings at... more
Although no business could ever "take over" for the iconic Cody's Bookstore, Mad Monk is a wonderful resource for book and music lovers.   Mad Monk provides the market to purchase and trade in new and used books and records!  more
Max’s Garage Press is dedicated to keeping stone lithography alive through printing artist editions, teaching classes, and making all the special materials and equipment in our printshop available to artists. more
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Since 1959 Moe's has been providing customers with fair and accurate valuations of rare and collectible books in a broad and expansive range of subject areas. Moe's is a great resource for used books in Berkeley. more
Welcome to Pegasus and Pendragon Bookstores. We sell thoughtfully chosen new and used books and CDs, beautiful art cards and journals, magazines both foreign and domestic, and an exciting assortment of ever-changing sale books. more
Founded in 1998, Playwrights Cafe is a theatre writing group that meets monthly at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre.  Our meetings include reading scenes brought in by participants and constructive critique.  We hire two professional act... more
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The world today, with all its horrors, holds the potential for something far better. To unlock that - at the foundation of Revolution Books (RB) - is the most advanced scientific theory and leadership for an actual revolution for the emancipation of... more
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Sultana Islamic Bookstore is located in San Francisco Bay Area, and we are serving the whole Bay area, we care more than 4000 Differents titles of Islamic books, Magazines, in English, Arabic and Urdu. We have more than 2000 titles of Audio, Video... more
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life was established in 2010 following the transfer of the Judah L. Magnes Museum to the University of California, Berkeley. Its remarkably diverse archive, library and museum holdings include art, objects, tex... more
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The Writing Salon, founded in 1999, is a year-round school of creative writing for adults (beginners to advanced). We offer small classes of 6 to 13 students held in comfortable, cozy settings complete with fresh-brewed coffee, tea and snacks. We are... more
Founded by Tibetan Lama Tarthang Tulku in 1973, we offer a wide range of classes, retreats, and weekend workshops in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. more
The library supports the Spanish and Portuguese department to give opportunities to learn and achieve mastery of the languages and cultures we study, which includes Catalan, Nahuatl, Portuguese, Romance Studies and Spanish. more