Paging Desks are located on the 1st, 3rd, 4th and 5th floors. Staff retrieve books, sheet music, government documents and magazines from closed stacks and off-site storage. Use of reference (LIBRARY USE ONLY) materials requires the deposit of approved photo identification.
Note: Requests for materials stored off-site (identified in the catalog as DELAYED PAGING) are taken daily and are paged Monday through Friday; generally, materials will be made available 24-48 hours later.
Materials stored off-site are identified in the Library's catalog as DELAYED PAGING and are noted as follows:
MAIN: Floor 3 Page Dsk/BrG
MAIN: Floor 3 Page Dsk/Brk
MAIN: Floor 3 Page Dsk/Broo
MAIN: Floor 3 Page Dsk/InBr
MAIN: Floor 4 Page Dsk/Br
MAIN: Floor 4 Page Dsk/Sut
MAIN: Floor 5 Page Dsk/Brr
Note: Some materials from the San Francisco History Center and the LGBTQIA Center are also stored off-site and will be made available 24-48 hours after being requested.