San Francisco State University
Library Home page Welcome to your university library
background for navigation display

OneSearch Find Articles, Books and More!

Spotlight Blog

Additional Quiet Study

study iconThe Events Room on 1st Floor is Open for Quiet Study 24/7 through Fri. May 22 more

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

clockThe Library building will close Fri. May 22 at 5pm, is CLOSED Sat. May 23 through Mon. May 25, and reopens Tues. May 26 at 8am. more

Photo Exhibit:
Labor Landmarks of San Francisco

union building

Dual Views explores the hidden historic labor landscape of San Francisco. Library Gallery - 4th Floor, Mar. 19 – Aug. 7 more

Library’s Oldest Manuscript Digitized


The 1368 Oath, part of the Frank V. de Bellis Collection, can now be seen in the Digital Special Collections. more

Rediscover a Lost Television Classic


Blacks, Blues, Black! was thought ‘lost’ for decades but The Bay Area TV Archive has made the classic series available. more

eBook Textbooks!


The Library has published a list of required textbooks available for FREE online as an e-book. more

Get More Out of Google

google logo

Tips & Tricks for students conducting online research.

Streaming Media

film iconFilms On Demand

noteMusic Online

New Books View All

  • Cities of signs : learning the logic of urban spaces
  • The decision point : six cases in U.S. foreign policy decision making
  • Hide and seek : camouflage, photography, and the media of reconnaissance
  • 2052 : a global forecast for the next forty years
  • Obama and America's political future
  • The stardust revolution : the new story of our origin in the stars
  • Theories of international relations
  • Ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems
  • When my brother was an Aztec
  • The war of the sexes : how conflict and cooperation have shaped men and women from prehistory to the present
  • Social things : an introduction to the sociological life
  • Dyeing elegance : Asian modernism and the art of Kuboku and Hisako Takaku
  • Handbook of African American psychology
  • The Cambridge companion to Arvo Part
  • Masters of Venice : Renaissance painters of passion and power from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Food fight : the citizen's guide to the next food and farm bill
  • Evolution's witness : how eyes evolved
  • The flowers of war
  • The intellectual as hero in 1990s Ukrainian fiction
  • Dangerous edges of Graham Greene : journeys with saints and sinners
  • Authentic Blackness/ real  Blackness : essays on the meaning of Blackness in literature and culture
  • Desire and pleasure in seventeenth-century music
  • The jack bank : a memoir of a South African childhood
  • Inorganic chemistry in tables
  • Introduction to modern dance techniques
  • California design, 1930-1965 : living in a modern way
  • Managing to change the world : the nonprofit manager's guide to getting results
  • After the point of no return
  • Public policy : a new introduction
  • Emma : an annotated edition
  • Understanding Tolstoy
  • The Aztecs : a very short introduction
  • Murder in the central committee
  • The bioregional imagination : literature, ecology, and place
  • This is how you lose her
  • The Cambridge history of musical performance
  • Lay my burden down : suicide and the mental health crisis among African-Americans
  • Religion and American foreign policy, 1945-1960 : the soul of containment
  • Unpacking my library : writers and their books
  • Le Japon artistique : Japanese floral pattern design in the art nouveau era : from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Divining the Etruscan world : the brontoscopic calendar and religious practice
  • Disability and mothering : liminal spaces of embodied knowledge
  • In one person : a novel
  • I'm your man : the life of Leonard Cohen
  • Before the chinrest : a violinist's guide to the mysteries of pre-chinrest technique and style
  • Climate change policy failures : why conventional mitigation approaches cannot succeed
  • Exploring Greek myth
  • Jan Dubuffet : writings on sculpture
  • Windows in art
  • So you want to do a solo show?
  • Twice drawn : modern and contemporary drawings in context
  • Changing places : urbanity, citizenship, & ideology in new European neighbourhoods
  • The politics of parenthood : causes and consequences of the politicization and polarization of the American family
  • Global environment : water, air, and geochemical cycles
  • Historical atlas of Washington & Oregon
  • Universal design handbook
  • Water and African American memory : an ecocritical perspective
  • Alice Munro's narrative art
  • Inside : [a novel]
  • Senses of vibration : a history of the pleasure and pain of sound
SF State Home
J. Paul Leonard Library, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132 - 415.338.1854 -
JPLL uses valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional, and valid CSS.