Portola Branch


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380 Bacon Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
United States

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Sun 1 - 5
Mon 10 - 6
Tue 10 - 6
Wed closed
Thu 10 - 7
Fri 1 - 6
Sat 10 - 6



  • High interest books at adult, teen and children's reading levels.

  • Basic collections of fiction, nonfiction and reference materials are available. Branches also offer a variety of magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. 

  • Books not collected by a branch may be obtained through the library's request system, Link+, or interlibrary loan. Most of the library's large collection of electronic resources is accessible from all branch locations and online 24 hours a day at www.sfpl.org.

  • Medium sized collection of Chinese language materials

  • Small sized collection of Spanish language materials

Languages spoken by staff (based on staff availability): English | Chinese - Cantonese, Mandarin, Toi-Shanese | Vietnamese