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Address:
2200 E. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Phone:
(323) 263-6901
Fax:
(323) 526-3043
Email:
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Librarian:
Connie Topete, Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
May 27, 2015 10:30AM to 11:30AM

Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and dancing. Best for ages 18 months to 4 years old.  ...

May 28, 2015 4:00PM

Children with their favorite adult are welcome for songs, fingerplays, and longer stories. 

May 28, 2015 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Atención Personas Elegibles Para DACA O DAPA:
 
Únase a Clínica Mons. Romero, Advancing Justice, CARECEN, y Marco...
June 4, 2015 4:00PM

Children with their favorite adult are welcome for songs, fingerplays, and longer stories. 

June 5, 2015 9:30AM to 1:30PM
Eligibility specialists from the LA County Department of Public Social Services will be on hand to help you and your family sign up...
June 10, 2015 10:30AM to 11:30AM

Online registration starts June 8th.

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June 11, 2015 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Registration starts June 8th

La inscripción comienza...

June 16, 2015 5:30PM to 7:30PM

Este taller gratuito proporcionará información sobre los conceptos básicos de préstamos para pequeñas empresas, cómo funcionan y qué...

June 17, 2015 10:30AM to 11:30AM

Online registration starts June 8th.

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June 18, 2015 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Registration starts June 8th

La inscripción comienza...

Ongoing Events

Need help studying for the Citizenship Test?  Classes start  in June. Call or come in to sign up.
¿Necesitas ayuda estudiando para el examen de ciudadanía?  Clases comenzarán en junio. ¡Regístrate ahora!  Venir o llamar.

Student Zone:  Mon/Wed 3:00-5:00;  Tues/Thurs 3:30-5:30

Computer assistance and computer classes for adults are available. Please call (323) 268-4710 for more information.

Se ofrece asistencia para computadoras y clases de computadora para adultos en español. Llame al (323) 268-4710 para más información.

STAR – Books come alive for kids when they share the fun of reading with STAR library volunteers. Call Benjamin Franklin for schedule..

Fiction Hot Titles

Non-Fiction Hot Titles

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    The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing

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    Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania

    Larson, Erik, 1954-
  • Yes please

    Yes please

    Poehler, Amy, 1971- author.
  • A fine romance

    A fine romance

    Bergen, Candice, 1946-
  • The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    Brown, Daniel, 1951-
  • Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

    Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

    Gawande, Atul, author.
  • Money, master the game : 7 simple steps to financial freedom

    Money, master the game : 7 simple steps to financial freedom

    Robbins, Anthony, author.
  • Ghettoside : a true story of murder in America

    Ghettoside : a true story of murder in America

    Leovy, Jill.
  • Missoula

    Missoula

    Krakauer, Jon.
  • Girl in a band

    Girl in a band

    Gordon, Kim, 1953- author.
  • The residence : inside the private world of the White House

    The residence : inside the private world of the White House

    Brower, Kate Andersen.
  • Between you & me : confessions of a comma queen

    Between you & me : confessions of a comma queen

    Norris, Mary (Editor).
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    So you've been publicly shamed

    Ronson, Jon, 1967-
  • Better than before : mastering the habits of our everyday lives

    Better than before : mastering the habits of our everyday lives

    Rubin, Gretchen Craft.
  • H is for Hawk

    H is for Hawk

    Macdonald, Helen, 1970-
  • Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography

    Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography

    Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, author.
  • Infamy : the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II

    Infamy : the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II

    Reeves, Richard, 1936-
  • Get what's yours : the secrets to maxing out your social security

    Get what's yours : the secrets to maxing out your social security

    Kotlikoff, Laurence J, author.
  • Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Dunham, Lena, 1986-
  • Leaving before the rains come

    Leaving before the rains come

    Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- author.
  • Spinster : a life of one's own

    Spinster : a life of one's own

    Bolick, Kate.
  • It's what I do : a photographer's life of love and war

    It's what I do : a photographer's life of love and war

    Addario, Lynsey.
  • Going clear : scientology, hollywood, and the prison of belief

    Going clear : scientology, hollywood, and the prison of belief

    Wright, Lawrence.
  • The road to character

    The road to character

    Brooks, David, 1961- author.
  • Deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free

    Deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free

    Tobar, Héctor, 1963-
  • Alan Turing : the enigma : the book that inspired the film The Imitation Game

    Alan Turing : the enigma : the book that inspired the film The Imitation Game

    Hodges, Andrew.
  • Bettyville : a memoir

    Bettyville : a memoir

    Hodgman, George.
  • Ghost boy : the miraculous escape of a misdiagnosed boy trapped inside his own body

    Ghost boy : the miraculous escape of a misdiagnosed boy trapped inside his own body

    Pistorius, Martin.
  • Forgiveness : a memoir

    Forgiveness : a memoir

    Rivera, Chiquis, author.
  • Silver screen fiend : learning about life from an addiction to film

    Silver screen fiend : learning about life from an addiction to film

    Oswalt, Patton, 1969- author.
  • The motivation manifesto : 9 declarations to claim your personal power

    The motivation manifesto : 9 declarations to claim your personal power

    Burchard, Brendon, author.
  • There was a little girl : the real story of my mother and me

    There was a little girl : the real story of my mother and me

    Shields, Brooke, 1965-
  • So that happened : a memoir

    So that happened : a memoir

    Cryer, Jon, 1965-
  • Believer : my forty years in politics

    Believer : my forty years in politics

    Axelrod, David, 1955- author.
  • What comes next and how to like it : a memoir

    What comes next and how to like it : a memoir

    Thomas, Abigail.
  • Born with teeth : a memoir

    Born with teeth : a memoir

    Mulgrew, Kate, 1955-
  • The opposite of spoiled : raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money

    The opposite of spoiled : raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money

    Lieber, Ron, author.
  • Fresh off the boat : a memoir

    Fresh off the boat : a memoir

    Huang, Eddie, 1982-
  • Goddesses never age : the secret prescription for radiance, vitality, and well-being

    Goddesses never age : the secret prescription for radiance, vitality, and well-being

    Northrup, Christiane.
  • Killing Patton : the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

    Killing Patton : the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

    O'Reilly, Bill.
  • Wild : from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail

    Wild : from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail

    Strayed, Cheryl, 1968-
  • A curious mind : the secret to a bigger life

    A curious mind : the secret to a bigger life

    Grazer, Brian, 1953-
  • The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

    The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

    O'Connor, Anne Marie.
  • The hormone reset diet : heal your metabolism to lose up to 15 pounds in 21 days

    The hormone reset diet : heal your metabolism to lose up to 15 pounds in 21 days

    Gottfried, Sara, author.
  • Small victories : spotting improbable moments of grace

    Small victories : spotting improbable moments of grace

    Lamott, Anne.
  • American sniper : the autobiography of the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history

    American sniper : the autobiography of the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history

    Kyle, Chris, 1974-
  • Bill O'Reilly's Legends and lies : the real West

    Bill O'Reilly's Legends and lies : the real West

    Fisher, David, 1946-
  • The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

    The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

    Levitin, Daniel J.
  • Tox-sick : from toxic to not sick

    Tox-sick : from toxic to not sick

    Somers, Suzanne, 1946- author.
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    On the move : a memoir

    Sacks, Oliver W.

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