SFPL To Go front door pick-up service and Browse & Bounce limited in-person service

San Francisco Public Library now offers two ways to check out materials and access your beloved library resources. Come visit select locations for Browse & Bounce in-person browsing in the stacks and use public computers by reservation. Also, our popular SFPL To Go holds pick-up service continues to expand across the City. Find your way back to SFPL!

If you are done enjoying your library materials, book drops are now open 24/7 at select locations. See our list of locations below for more details.

Check back often for updates.

Browse & Bounce

In this initial phase of express in-person services, only the 1st Floor of the Main Library will reopen. The Main Children's Center and upper floors, as well as more neighborhood branches, will reopen as staffing permits.

Browse and Bounce

Browse & Bounce Locations

Location Address Hours Available 24/7 Book Drops
Chinatown Branch 1135 Powell Street

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

May 17, 2021

Monday-Friday
Excelsior Branch 4400 Mission Street Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 22, 2021

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Main
1st Floor - Enter via Grove Street
2nd Floor Children's Center - Enter via Grove Street

100 Larkin Street

Monday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm
Sunday, 12–5:30 pm

May 3, 2021

May 10, Children's Center opens

Monday-Saturday, 10 am-5:30 pm, 

Sunday, 12 pm-5:30 pm

Mission Bay Branch  960 4th Street

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

May 18, 2021

Tuesday-Saturday
Ortega Branch 3223 Ortega Street Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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Richmond/Sen. Milton Marks Jr. Branch 351 9th Avenue Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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Visitacion Valley Branch 201 Leland Avenue Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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SFPL To Go

SFP to go

SFPL To Go Locations

Location Address Hours Available 24/7 Book Drops
Anza Branch 550 37th Avenue Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm November 12, 2020             x
Bayview Branch 5075 3rd Street

Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

February 16, 2021

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Bernal Heights 500 Cortland Avenue

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

            x
Chinatown Branch 1135 Powell Street

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

October 13, 2020

            x
Eureka Valley Branch 1 Jose Sarria Court

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

September 1, 2020

            x
Excelsior Branch 4400 Mission St.

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

August 11, 2020

            x
Golden Gate Valley 1801 Green Street

Monday-Friday, 10 am-5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

            x
Ingleside Branch 1298 Ocean Avenue

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

            x
Main

100 Larkin St.

Monday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm
Sunday, 12–5:30 pm

August 10, 2020

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Marina Branch  1890 Chestnut Street

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

September 1, 2020

            x
Merced Branch 155 Winston Drive

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

September 1, 2020

            x
Mission Bay Branch 960 4th Street

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

September 1, 2020

            x
Mission Bookmobile Harrison and 20th Streets

Tuesday & Thursday, 2 pm–6 pm

October 1, 2020

            x
North Beach 850 Columbus Avenue

Monday-Friday, 10 am-5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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OMI Bookmobile 400 Sargent Street

Tuesday & Thursday, 2 pm–6 pm

October 1, 2020

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  50 Broad Street

Wednesdays, 2 pm–6 pm

February 3, 2021

            x
Ortega Branch 3223 Ortega Street

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

October 13, 2020

            x
Park Branch 1833 Page Street

Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

February 16, 2021

            x
Portola Branch 380 Bacon Street

Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

April 6, 2021

            x
Potrero Branch 1616 20th Street

Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

April 27, 2021

            x
Richmond Bookmobile Palm Avenue at Geary Boulevard   

 Tuesday & Thursday, 2 pm–6 pm  

March 2, 2021

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Sunset 1305 18th Avenue

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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Treasure Island Bookmobile Avenue H and 11th Street

Wednesday, 2 pm–6 pm

October 7, 2020

            x
Visitacion Valley Branch 201 Leland Avenue

Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

October 13, 2020

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West Portal Branch 190 Lenox Way Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am–5:30 pm

April 27, 2021

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Western Addition 1550 Scott Street Monday–Friday, 10 am–5:30 pm

June 21, 2021

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