1. Student Resources

Seek knowledge, not information.

The Library at SFCM

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music’s Library is a center with a multitude of resources, a hub for study, and everything in between. Take advantage of the extensive catalog housed at SFCM that will help you build the foundational knowledge you need to take your education to the next level. Whether it’s a treatise on sixteenth-century counterpoint or the biography of an obscure composer, the Library is the one place that has it all.

About the Library

Library Catalog

Search the world’s largest library catalog database and take advantage of information sharing on a global scale.

Library Catalog (WorldCat) 

Your Library Account

To renew books or check out details of your library account you may access your library account online.

SFCM Archives

Care to dig into the past? The San Francisco Conservatory of Music is turning 100 very soon, and there is a wealth of history to explore, from former faculty to facilities to music-making.

Visit the Archives

Subject Guides

Get into the thick of things by accessing SFCM’s subject guides. These guides will lead you to anywhere you want to go.

Subject Guides

Resources and Forms

All the information you can find your way to from the Library at SFCM. This point of departure is the start that you’ve been looking for.

Resources and Forms

Library Hours

2018 Summer Hours

May 20 - August 31

Monday-Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Summer Closures

July 4, 16-20, and 27
August 3

Regular hours beginning September 1