International Center - 3rd Floor

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The Kresge Foundation International Center provides access to information for individuals who prefer to communicate in their native language. The collection serves the recreational and basic information needs of native speakers and of those learning English and other languages.

United States Citizenship and Immigration Resources

Collections and Services Available

  • Staff services provided at the International Center desk may include Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, plus limited French, Portuguese and Tagalog/Filipino
  • Orientations and classes offered in different languages
  • U.S. citizenship and immigration materials
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) learning materials, CDs & DVDs
  • Dictionaries, encyclopedias, language learning materials, and online language learning
  • International newspapers and magazines in the SFPL Catalog
  • Materials in approximately 40 languages, including eBooks
  • Recommended Eco-Titles in different languages

Helpful Resources

Upcoming Events

Rincón Literario
Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3
Holiday Koto Concert
Friday, December 4, 2015, 3:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Cancelled:The Boris Rozenfeld Russian Bibliophiles Club
Saturday, December 5, 2015, 2:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B

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Upcoming Classes

Japanese Internet Class for Seniors
Thursday, December 10, 2015, 11:00 am
Main Library, Computer Training Ctr. 5th Floor
Drop-in Computer Help in Spanish
Thursday, December 10, 2015, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Computer Training Ctr. 5th Floor
CANCELLED:Internet and Catalog in Russian
Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 9:15 am
Main Library, Computer Training Ctr. 5th Floor

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