Teacher Library Card

The South San Francisco Public Library offers Teacher Library Cards to teachers in our community. If you are a teacher, home school educator or day care provider living or working in our service area, and you have a personal library card in good standing, you are eligible for a Teacher Card.


  • No fines on material used in the classroom. Check out up to fifty items.
  • Classroom and personal use material on separate library records.
  • Request longer loan periods on selected materials used in the classroom.
  • For use at any branch of the South San Francisco Public Library.

  • Your Teacher Card may only be used for classroom materials and is not for personal use. 
  • Materials from other Peninsula Library System libraries will not check out to your Teacher Card.
  • Please be aware that you are responsible for any lost or damaged material checked out to your Teacher Card.
How to Apply:

  • Please complete the form below and bring it, along with your personal library card, to any branch of the South San Francisco Public Library
  • Your personal library card must be in good standing, meaning your card is current, you do not owe fines over $15.00, and you have no billed items.
To obtain an application, visit the South San Francisco Public Library or download the application here.

For more information bout the SSFPL Teacher Library Card, please email or call 650-829-3860.

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