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‘Winter is here’ in the J. Paul Leonard Library

‘Winter is here’ in the J. Paul Leonard Library

Ali Lee April 9, 2019

The Sutro and J. Paul Leonard libraries will host the Winter is Here “Game of Thrones” pop-up exhibit on campus Wednesday, April 10, at 12:30 p.m. The exhibit, hosted in the first floor of the Library...

Indecent exposure reported at the J. Paul Leonard library

Lea Fabro April 2, 2017

An indecent exposure incident occurred in the J. Paul Leonard library Saturday afternoon. The incident happened at 3:19 p.m. on April 1 when a non-SF State affiliated female, who was studying on the...

Empty Annex to become concert venue after opening of J. Paul Leonard Library

Angela Raiford April 16, 2012

As J. Paul Leonard Library stocks its shelves with books and readies its state-of-the-art robotic retrieval system, the Annex quietly moved out belongings and closed its doors as a temporary library. Built...

PHOTOS: SF State's J. Paul Leonard and Sutro Library partially open

Tamerra Griffin January 24, 2012

The J. Paul Leonard and Sutro Library, arguably the biggest and most highly anticipated campus revamping in the past four years, is taking the smallest steps in fully revealing itself to the public this...

SF State student loses school laptop in North Bay fires, was still expected to pay library fine

Lea Loeb October 28, 2017

It was just after 1 a.m. on Oct. 9 when Sierra Hinkle was woken up by police and told to evacuate her family’s Santa Rosa home. She could see the flames of the Tubbs fire climb up a nearby hill and...

On Feb. 16, 2017 Mattie Taormina, the director of the Sutro library, shares a collection of signs from The Womens March. (Laila Rashada/Xpress)

Women’s March memorabilia preserved as history in Sutro Library

Kelsey Matzen March 29, 2017

The Sutro Library at SF State is currently collecting handmade signs, handbills, clothing and other memorabilia from the Jan. 21 San Francisco Women’s March to preserve the historic day for future generations....

SF State’s library hosts post-election LGBTQ+ community discussion

Michelle Nunez December 16, 2016

This past Wednesday, SF State’s Paul J. Leonard library housed a discussion regarding the current state of health and welfare within the LGBTQ+ community. Mickey Eliason, assistant dean of Faculty...

Illuminated Library exhibits art made from literature

Illuminated Library exhibits art made from literature

Ayesha Rizvi September 24, 2013

A three-dimensional map of Moscow, constructed of burnt pieces of literature and poems, is framed and mounted on a wall in the Fine Arts Gallery located in the Fine Arts Building at SF State. The...

Library hosts Cesar Chavez photo exhibit

Library hosts Cesar Chavez photo exhibit

Ayesha Rizvi September 17, 2013

The J. Paul Leonard Library at SF State frames the life of Cesar Chavez and the members of the United Farm Workers with an exhibit on the fourth floor that brings to life the conditions of the symbolic...

Gators crawl out of the library to study

Frank Leal May 23, 2013

[HTML1] Finals have once again crept into the lives of SF State students as they try their best to save their GPAs before mentally checking out for summer. This means students face extremely long hours...

SF State library provides haven for ancient documents

Jessica Schimm October 2, 2012

The vault that sits on the sixth floor of the J. Paul Leonard Library is more like a hidden treasure to students than a well-known resource. Rows upon rows of books hundreds of years old sit on shelves...

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