SEPAL Resource Center

The SEPAL Resource Center houses hands-on, minds-on science education materials that are available for checkout. These include books, videos, equipment, models, specimens, charts and posters, slides, and activity kits.

The Resource Center also serves as a place to get supportive planning help for science lessons.

Download our Science Education Materials List (excel)

Resource Center Fall 2016 Hours 

Mondays                  2:00pm- 5:00pm

Tuesdays                 2:00pm- 5:00pm

Wednesdays           2:00pm- 6:00pm

Thursdays               2:00pm- 5:00pm

Fridays                     2:00pm- 5:00pm

OR  you can contact the Resource Center to schedule an appointment.

For inquiries, appointments, or to reserve materials:
Tel: 415-338-6968
Fax: 415-405-3754

Finding your way to the SEPAL Resource Center at SFSU


  1. From Lake Merced Blvd, head east on North State Drive.
  2. At the Lot 20 Parking Garage, veer left and continue up the hill (you’ll pass Cox Stadium on your right).
  3. Turn left into the Trailer Lot at Thornton Hall.
  4. Make an immediate right and park in the loading area.
  5. Obtain a temporary parking permit from SEPAL Resource Center staff.