Study Commons

Large computer study area on the Ground Floor for SF State Students, Faculty and Staff only. Sign in to use computers with University ID number. SF State OneCard required to print. Twelve Group Study Rooms that can be reserved are located here.

Digital Media Studio | Lib 280 | Research Commons | Study Commons

Help Desk

Ground Floor |  Regular Hours | Holidays & Exceptions | ​(415) 405-5526

  • Basic computer and software help
  • Copier help
  • Group study room assistance
  • Printing help
  • Report problems
  • WiFi help

Computers & Software

Mac Software PC Software

Approximately 95 desktop computers, both Macs and PCs, for current SF State students, staff and faculty only. Sign in with SF State ID and name. Two-hour sessions, usually with unlimited renewals.


Print from any desktop or laptop, even your own.

Download software to print from your laptop.

Pay with SF State OneCard. More information about printing.


There are approximately 30 scanners in Study Commons. 

Group Study Rooms

Room Information

Twelve group study rooms for 2-6 people. Large screen and MediaScape Minis for displaying laptop screens. Available any time Study Commons is open.

Quiet Study

Large quiet study room for individual study. Available any time Study Commons is open. Groups should book a group study room, or use the group study area on the 2nd floor. More quiet study available in Research Commons on the 1st Floor and on the 4th floor.


(415) 405-5526
For more information contact Chris Novak or Kim Wong.
Library IT