Chinatown/Him Mark Lai

Library detail

Hours

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 - 51 - 610 - 910 - 910 - 91 - 610 - 6
The Library will be closed May 30 for Memorial Day

Features

Collections

  • In addition to collections in English, there are books and other materials including magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs in Chinese
  • Medium size collection of Vietnamese language materials.
  • Large Asian Interest collection in English specifically focuses on China, Chinese culture and the Chinese in America.
  • An extensive file of pamphlets, newspapers and magazine articles on Chinatown's history and issues of concern to the Chinese and Asian American community.  View complete list here.
  • Collections of historical and academic Asian-American interest magazines and newspapers. View complete list here.
  • Bound collection of Asianweek newspapers. View complete list here.
Languages spoken by staff (based on staff availability): English | Chinese - Cantonese, Mandarin | VietnameseChinatown’s World Literature Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm.

Upcoming Events

Baby Rhyme & Playtime
Thursday, May 26, 2016, 11:00 am
Chinatown, Chinatown Children's Area
School Age Films
Thursday, May 26, 2016, 3:30 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
Family Storytime
Saturday, May 28, 2016, 10:30 am
Chinatown, Chinatown Children's Area

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Upcoming Classes

Screen Time: What's the hoopla?
Thursday, May 26, 2016, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Computer Lab
SFPL Chinese eBooks Basics
Thursday, June 9, 2016, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Computer Lab
Read Write Discover Tutor Program
Monday, June 13, 2016, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room

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