News, Events & Exhibits

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
Extra-Illustration icon img Extra-Illustration: From Marginalia to Scrapbooks

This exhibition highlights alternative uses for books by individuals interested in the interactive practice of extra-illustration.


Exhibit 01/27/2017 - 15:37
Martin Luther King Jr. icon img Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend Hours

The Library building will close Friday, January 13 at 5pm.

The Library building will be closed Saturday, January 14 through Monday, January 16.

News 01/09/2017 - 14:39

The Frank V. de Bellis Collection in collaboration the Italian General Consulate in San Francisco and the Italian Cultural Institute present a mini-exhibit of Tallone fine print books typeset by hand and letterpress-printed.

Exhibit 01/09/2017 - 14:52
Winter Recess img Winter Recess Hours

• The Library building closes at
5pm, Wed., Dec. 21
• The Library building will be open
8am - 5pm, Thur. - Fri., Dec. 22 - 23
• The Library building will be closed
from Sat., Dec. 24 - Mon.,  Jan. 2
• The Library building will re-open at
8am, Jan. 3

Online Exhibit 12/20/2016 - 12:47
Light bulb img MakerLounge

Learn what you can do in the Library MakerSpace.
Fri., Dec. 9, 1 - 4 PM, Library 260

Event 12/07/2016 - 14:12
late night open img Additional Study Space for End of Semester

Book Checkout & Pickup area on 1st floor of Main Library Open until 12 midnight. Quiet Study available in the Events room (Lib. 121) 24/ 7.

News 12/02/2016 - 10:37
link logo img Link+ downtime Jan. 4, 9am - 5pm

There will be 8 hours of down time for server upgrades Wednesday, January 4, 9am - 5pm.

News 12/02/2016 - 14:51
red ribbon img SF State Responds to HIV/AIDS: 31 Years of Activism

Display spotlights material from the SFSU AIDS Coordinating Committee

Exhibit 11/18/2016 - 12:46
maple leaf img Thanksgiving Recess Hours

Library hours are different Friday, Nov. 18 - Sunday, Nov. 27.

News 11/17/2016 - 12:34