International Center - 3rd Floor

Department detail

Hours

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12-510-69-89-89-812-610-6
The Library will be closed Monday, 9/1 for Labor Day.

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

Celebrating Chinese Moon Festival
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
The Boris Rozenfeld Russian Bibliophiles Club
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic B
Rincón Literario
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Internet and Catalog in Russian
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Main Library, Computer Training Ctr.
iPad : talk and demo (in Mandarin)
Friday, September 26, 2014
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Take our survey