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  • Spring Break Hours

    The Libraries Will Be Open During Spring Break!

    Simpson and Meyer Library will be open and operating on a shortened schedule during Spring Break!
    We will be open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm during the week of Monday, March 25.
    The Libraries will be closed March 23, 24, and ...


    Wed, Mar 6 2019, 1:00PM - 4:30PM Simpson Library | 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, California, 94107

    Art Practical has joined with the CCA Libraries to welcome you to an event designed to improve the representation of cis and transgender women, non-binary folks, and feminist subjects in the world's largest ...


Today is π [pi] day, so called because of the coincidence that aligns March 14th (3/14) with the mathematical constant 3.14159[...], the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. We’ve got a couple intriguing books that delve into history and importance of π. But if you’ve got a sweet tooth, maybe you should look at the California Artists Cookbook, featuring nine different pie recipes, from such luminaries as Ruth Asawa and #ccarts’ own Raymond Saunders.