News, Events & Exhibits

CSU+ img CSU+ Replaces LINK+

The Library has completed the transition from the LINK+ service to borrow books that are checked out or not available at the J. Paul Leonard Library from other libraries to a new CSU-wide service called CSU+. 

News 07/11/2017 - 17:00
One Seerach img OneSearch is Here!

Since June 27th, a new way to search for books, articles and more. Try the new OneSearch.  

News 07/10/2017 - 11:39
Before the Summer of Love img Before the Summer of Love: From Alchemy to Astrology

Exhibit of early Astronomy books, books on Alchemy, Palmistry, Phrenology, Spiritualism, and magic. Sutro Library (5th floor)

Exhibit 06/13/2017 - 15:51
CSU+ img CSU+ to Replace Link+

The Link+ service will be transitioning this spring and summer to a new CSU-wide service called CSU+.  

News 05/05/2017 - 11:41
labor_hero_65 img Labor Heroes

Drawings and biographies about the US labor movement by Jos Sances and Bill Morgan.

Exhibit 05/01/2017 - 18:23
alert img Maintenance-related network, web outages March 22 and 23

The Library's web services will not be avaibale between the hours of 9 p.m. and 2 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22, and Thursday, March 23.

News 03/20/2017 - 15:21
bird img Spring Recess Hours

Library building hours vary from Friday, March 17 through April 1. Check the hours before you plan a visit. Have a great spring break and César Chavez Day!

News 03/14/2017 - 16:10
Clementi img Concert Event: Muzio Clementi Compositions played on Historic Clementi Instrument

Victoria Neve and Inara Morgenstern perform a program of music by Muzio Clementi on the historic Clementi fortepiano.

Event 02/27/2017 - 16:00

The Labor Archives annual program on February 24th will feature guest speaker Fred Glass, author of From Mission to Microchip: A History of the California Labor Movement, an organizing update from Jobs with Justice, and a musical performance by Oakland’s own Missin’ Cousins.

Event 02/15/2017 - 10:19
Oscars icon img J. Paul Leonard Library at the Oscars

Film footage from the Bay Area Television Archive is featured in 3 of the 5 films nominated for the Oscar award of Best Documentary Feature this year.

News 02/13/2017 - 13:01