San Francisco Public Library

Design Process

The design process for the New SFPL Teen Center was funded through an Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)-MacArthur Foundation grant.  The process included working with partners (KQED, California Academy of Sciences, and the Bay Area Video Coalition), Teen Center Staff and the Board of Advising Youth to create a program and conceptual design.

The teen perspective was vital to the design process, including:

BAVC Youth created video Road to New Teen Center