International Center - 3rd Floor

Department detail

Hours

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12 - 510 - 69 - 89 - 89 - 812 - 610 - 6
The Library System will be closed July 4 for Independence 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

Russian Book Club
Saturday, July 2, 2016, 2:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
The Boris Rozenfeld Russian Bibliophiles Club
Saturday, July 23, 2016, 2:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Don Quixote for All!
Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3

Upcoming Classes

Drop-in Computer Help in Spanish
Thursday, June 30, 2016, 6:00 pm
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.
Book a Librarian in Russian
Tuesday, July 5, 2016, 10:30 am
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.
Book a Librarian in Russian
Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 10:30 am
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.

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