In the Spotlight

  • The Sutro Library, located on the campus of San Francisco State University, will be closed for Winter Break, December 24–January 1. It will reopen January 2 at 10 a.m.
  • Whittier Los Angeles County Browse our selection of early travel brochures to discover what brought people to California.
  • Governors' Gallery websiteDid you ever wonder who California's first governor was? Find this answer and more on the new Governors' Gallery website.
  • The library will be closed on December 25, Christmas Day and January 1, New Year's Day.
  • Yosemite Falls from Glacier Point Trail, California.Check out our growing collection of amazing historic and recent 3D images.
  • Memorial VestibuleTour the historic State Library from the comfort of your chair and enjoy the features of the building.