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Guide to SFPL Resources: Academic resources

San Francisco Public Library card

You will need an SFPL card and PIN to access many of these resources.

If you don't have one, San Francisco residents can get a temporary digital access card. If you are not a San Francisco resident, email me and I can help you get a digital access card.

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General academic resources

Science

Social Sciences

San Francisco and California History

Newspapers and magazines

Arts

Music

Or you can search Alexander Street's audio, video, and reference collections by different musical and performance categories:

African American Music Reference

American Music

Classical Music (also Classical Music in Video and Classical Music Reference)

Dance in Video

Jazz

Opera in Video

Popular Music

Contemporary World Music