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. Please follow the link below to see the list of materials in our center.

The Resource Center also serves as a place to get supportive planning help for science lessons. Feel free to ask our resource center assistants questions!

Download our Science Education Materials List (Excel)

*Please note our material list is separated into tabs seen at the bottom of the excel file.

Current hours of operations for Spring 2022 are:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Thursday: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


SEPAL Resource Center will be CLOSED until February 14th, 2022

in response to SFSU’s Campus Comeback in-person delays.

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

From Lake Merced

  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. Detailed Map from Lot 20 Parking Garage