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Author Ruth Ozeki to speak at Main Library Tuesday, June 17, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 10, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Author Ruth Ozeki to speak at Main Library Tuesday, June 17, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Ruth Ozeki, acclaimed novelist and filmmaker and author of My Year of … Continue reading

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Author Lisa See Speaks at Main Library on June 12, 6:30 p.m.

  **Media Alert**Media Alert**Media Alert** Author Lisa See Speaks at Main Library on June 12, 6:30 p.m. Who: Lisa See, bestselling author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, and Shanghai Girls What: Author discussion about new … Continue reading

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Book Launch – The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 6, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Book Launch The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson On Wednesday, June 11, photographer and essayist Robert Dawson will lead a slide show and discuss … Continue reading

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Serigrafia – Exhibition Features Powerful Latino Poster Art of the 70s to Present

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Serigrafia Exhibition Features Powerful Latino Poster Art of the 70s to Present Serigrafía, a traveling exhibition featuring 30 influential silkscreen prints created by the best of California’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to Summer READ SF 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 20, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Welcome to Summer READ SF 2014 The Library’s annual summer reading program, Summer Read SF 2014, open to readers and pre-readers of all ages, officially opens on … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Children’s Book Creator Yuyi Morales to Deliver 2014 Effie Lee Morris Lecture and Kick Off Summer Reading

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 13, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Award-Winning Children’s Book Creator Yuyi Morales to Deliver 2014 Effie Lee Morris Lecture and Kick Off Summer Reading Celebrated children’s author/illustrator to speak at S.F. Main Library … Continue reading

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New North Beach Library Now Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org New North Beach Library Now Open 24th Branch Completes Branch Library Renewal Program San Francisco – The new North Beach Branch Library opened on May 10 to … Continue reading

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New North Beach Branch Opens May 10

May 9, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org New North Beach Branch Opens May 10 Branch Library Improvement Program comes to completion WHAT:      Grand opening celebration of the new North Beach Branch Library, with ribbon cutting, music, lion … Continue reading

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Digital Bookmobile showcases eBook lending in San Francisco

MEDIA ALERT Digital Bookmobile showcases eBook lending in San Francisco Aboard customized tractor-trailer at this event, readers will learn how to check out free eBooks and audiobooks from their area libraries. What: Digital Bookmobile National Tour Events Who: San Francisco … Continue reading

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SFPL Partners with BiblioCommons for Enhanced Catalog and Discovery

May 1, 2014                                                                                                   For Immediate Release   SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY PARTNERS WITH BIBLIOCOMMONS FOR ENHANCED CATALOG AND DISCOVERY San Francisco Public Library, which has notably cultivated exceptional community support for building projects and branch renovations, has partnered with BiblioCommons … Continue reading

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