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San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Maritime Research Center

United States -- National Park Service

Address: 2 Marina Blvd., Fort Mason Center, Bldg. E, 3rd floor
San Francisco, California
United States

County: San Francisco View map of all libraries in San Francisco County.

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

Phone: 415-561-7030

Connect to: ❌   Online Catalog

Library details: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Maritime Research Center is a Government Agency library.
This library is affiliated with National Park Service (view map) . The collection of the library contains 76,000 volumes.

Other Info: HOURS: The Maritime Research Center is open by appointment only, Monday through Friday, 1pm-4pm, closed on federal holidays. Appointments must be made at least twenty-four hours in advance. The Maritime Research Center provides access to the library, archives and museum collections of SF Maritime NHP--the largest museum collection in the National Park Service--and encourages research in maritime history and humanities. Please note: the Research Center does not currently contribute to the National Park Service Combined Library Catalog (EOS) and any data in that catalog is un-updated legacy data, and should not be relied on for accuracy; for accurate records of the Park's collections, in all formats, see our Catalogs website at: (including the library materials catalog at )

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Administration: The director of the library is Vacant .

Collection size76,000volumes

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. WiFi is available for free for Research Center users, but may have limited connectivity.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemKoha -- ByWater Solutions2012
Previous Automation SystemAthena1998
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed1986
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: The 2018 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library

Identifiers ID36939

Record History: This listing was created on Apr 15, 2008 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2018.

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