Main Library

About Us
The Main Library, centrally located on West Orange Avenue, opened in 1966 and provides access to children's, adults, and teen services seven days a week.  Project Read, adult and family literacy services are provided on the lower level of the facility.

Location
840 West Orange Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Phone: (650) 829-3860
E-mail: ssfpladm@plsinfo.org

Schedule
Day
Time
Monday & Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Click here to view the Holiday Schedule.

Map of the Area
Click here for a map of the area which also allows you to enter your address and get door to door directions.

Highway 280 (traveling North)
Take the Westborough/Avalon Exit and at the second stoplight, turn right on Westborough Blvd. At West Orange Avenue, turn right and the library is on your right. The library parking lot is the second driveway, just past the golf course entrance.

Highway 280 (traveling South)
Take the Westborough Blvd. exit and at the stoplight, turn left onto Westborough Blvd. Move into the right lane and turn right at West Orange Ave. The library is on your right and the parking lot is the second driveway, just past the golf course entrance.

Highway 101 (traveling North)
Just past the San Francisco International Airport exits, take the exit for Hwy 380, toward Hwy 280. Drive north on Hwy 280. Take the first exit, Westborough/Avalon Exit, and at the second stoplight, turn right onto Westborough Blvd. At the first stoplight, West Orange Avenue, turn right and the library is up a slight hill, the first building on your right. Turn right at the Library driveway; The library parking lot is in the back of the building.

Highway 101 (traveling South)
Take the Grand Avenue exit and stay in the right hand lane on the ramp. At the stoplight, go straight, onto Miller Avenue. Continue on Miller and turn left onto Orange Avenue. Continue on Orange Avenue to El Camino Real and turn right. Get into the left hand lane and turn left at Westborough Bouelvard. Make the first left on West Orange Boulevard. The Library on the right. Turn left into the Library driveway; the parking lot is in the back of the building.

El Camino Real (traveling North)
Turn left on Westborough Boulevard which is one streets north of West Orange Boulevard. Stay in the left hand lane and make the first left onto West Orange Boulevard. The library parking lot is to the right, just after the golf course entrance.

El Camino Real (traveling South)
At Westborough Blvd., turn right and then the first left at West Orange. The library is on your right and the parking lot is the second driveway, just past the golf course entrance.

Public Transit
For information on traveling by bus, visit SamTrans online or call 1-800-660-4287.
For information on traveling using BART, visit http://www.bart.gov.
For information on traveling by CalTrain, visit http://www.caltrain.com

Parking Availability
The library has 60+ spaces, including 4 handicapped parking zones and a loading zone. Street parking is also available.