News, Events & Exhibits

study space img Additional Study Space & Quiet Study Space Hours

The Library is offering extended study hours and more quiet study space till the end of finals.


Zines img Zine Making Workshop

Learn how to make zines during a free workshop in the Library's Digital Media Studio/Makerspace.

Finals button img Button Making in the Library

Take a break from studying for your final exams, and join us for a free button making event.



fall img Thanksgiving Break Hours

Have a great break! The Library has special hours Friday, Nov. 22 - Sunday, Dec. 1.

travel img International Education Week

The Library has created a collection of books celebrating the experience of travel.


5B: AIDS Ward img 5B: AIDS Ward Film Screening

Inspirational story of the nurses in the first HIV/AIDS ward unit in the United States at San Francisco General Hospital.

Halloween button img Halloween Button Making

Need some spooky swag? Join us for Halloween button making.
When: 3pm - 5pm, October 31
Where: Library lobby (next to Peet's!)

library img Library Self-Guided Tour

Take a "virtual" tour of the library building.
Click here




Beer Brewers img San Francisco Archives Crawl 2019

Join San Francisco archival repositories for San Francisco’s third Archives Crawl in celebration of American Archives Month in October.

banned books 2019 img Celebrate Banned Books Week at the Library!

The J. Paul Leonard Library invites the campus community to explore banned books and celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week, September 22-28.