News, Events & Exhibits

fall img Thanksgiving Recess Hours

Have a Great Thanksgiving Recess!

The Library building will have
special hours November 18 - 28.

flag Library closed Veterans Day: Friday, November 11

The Library will be closed in observance of Veterans Day Friday, November 11.

dia de Los Muertos Día de Muertos/Day of the Dead

The J. Paul Leonard Library is organizing an altar to commemorate Día de Muertos/Day of the Dead.

workers img An Eye Towards Justice: The Photographs of Hansel Mieth and Otto Hagel
Gallery, Library 4th floor 
Open Mon-Thur 1-5pm
Opening Event:
Nov. 1, 4:30-6:30 pm


Library open Additional Library Spaces Open for Late Night Study until 11PM Mon-Thurs!

The 1st and 2nd floors of the Main Library, Ground floor Study Commons, 1st floor lobby & 1st Events Room 121 remain open until 11:00 p.m. Mon.-Thurs.

New York Times icon J. Paul Leonard Library Announces Subscription is Available Now through Your Library!
Create your SF State account today to avoid the free article monthly limit placed on non-subscribers.
Coming Out Day img Coming Out Day presentation by Marc Stein
Celebrate National Coming Out Day by joining us for a presentation by Marc Stein: “Queer Transformations at San Francisco State, 1969-1972."
Chronicle icon The Chronicle of Higher Education is now available
The Chronicle of Higher Education is Available Now through Your Library!
Access the Chronicle today!
Banned Books Get Involved in Banned Books Week, Sept. 18-24!

Visit the Library's Banned Books Week display on the first floor of the Main Library opposite the Book Checkout & Pickup desk.


español Servicio de referencia en español

La biblioteca ahora ofrece servicios de referencia en español. ¡Haz una cita hoy!