Directions and Details

How to Find the California State Library

The California State Library is housed in two buildings in Sacramento:

How to get to the California State Library's headquarters in Sacramento

Visitors and patrons may reach both buildings by airplane, train, bus and car.

  • The Sacramento International Airport is located 15 minutes north of the city. Rental cars and shuttle buses to the downtown area are available at the airport.
  • The railway station is within a mile of both buildings.
  • A bus station is within five minutes walking distance to both buildings.
  • The Sacramento Regional Transit District provides local bus and light rail service, (916) 321-2877.

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Driving directions

Capitol area map

Parking

Public Transit

How to get to the California State Library's Sutro Library

The Sutro Library, the San Francisco branch of the California State Library, is located at 1630 Holloway Avenue on the 5th floor of the J. Paul Leonard-Sutro Library on the San Francisco State University Campus.

The directions below guide you to the Sutro Library. (See below for parking information.)

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Driving directions

Sutro Library area map

Parking

Public Transit