The Sexy Librarian’s Big Book of Erotica: Rose Caraway

I am extremely pleased to work at a library willing to try a little different programming! The South San Francisco Public Library is celebrating “Love in the Library” month! We have an array of traditional Valentine themed programs such as, Blind Date with a Book, and a Valentine Card Craft. However, we also have a few non-traditional programs…

The History of Kaiser Permanente in South San Francisco

December 20, 2014 By Editor South San Francisco, CA December 20, 2014  Submitted by Anissa Malady SSF Library   The South San Francisco Library is hosting a series on Health and Wellness and this FREE event will be the first in this series. Mark your calendar for Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM at…

Social Media Posts as a Library Representative

My personal thought on posting to social media as library representative… Facebook, you should post 3-4 times a day spaced out, including a post in the evening hours. Do not make your images too big, 430X430 px or smaller. Twitter, you cannot really go wrong here, unless you do not post at all. Post often,…

Bookish Beasts 2014

Bookish Beasts is a one-day zine fest for the creators of art, books and comics featuring content on sexuality, gender and erotica. We aim to give artists the opportunity to peddle their wares, and connect with local readers who love and collect adult material. The zine fest is one day. Sunday, July 13th from noon to 5 pm….

A message from Carol Queen, PhD- On GiveOUTDay

Join us on #GiveOUTDay May 15th, 2014! Spread the word! In 1994 my partner Robert and I (I’m author and sexologist Carol Queen, PhD) were visiting our friend Betty Dodson, sometimes known as “the Mother of Masturbation,” in her NY home. Why didn’t she bring her fabulous Bodysex workshop to the Bay Area? we asked….

The Little Sex Library that Could

The California Library Association is utilizing a crowdsource voting system, allowing CLA members to weigh in on what sessions will be offered at this years annual conference, November in Oakland. Crowdsource the Vote! You can view sessions by conference track or tags, and you can also search by any of the text in the proposals (title, presenters, description). The Center for Sex and…

JON MACY’S FEARFUL HUNTER : HELP PUBLISH QUEER COMICS!

Jon Macy is a Lambda Literary Graphic Novel Award Winner and needs our HELP! Help a small press keep bringing queer comics to readers. Jon’s work is sweet and romantic, but it is also sexy when the sex adds to the story. I believe it’s important that LGBT characters are shown fully realized, and without…

SFPL & SF City Guides Lunchtime InstaMeet

I am looking forward to SFPL’s first, of what I hope to many, InstaMeets! This one will be in connection with SF City Guides tour of the San Francisco’s Main Public Library with a focus on the buildings history and architecture. Tuesday March 4th, at Noon. Meet other library and InstaGram lovers.

Patron Portraits: my most photographed

I have been going through my thousands of photos, and realize just how many shots I have of this SF library patron. He is my favorite, I call him Mediation Man.

CSC’s Safer Sex Poster Exhibition Catalog

A note from the Center for Sex and Culture’s Gallery Curator, Dorian Katz. I’m happy to say that we have launched the Kickstarter campaign for the first catalog to be published by the Center for Sex and Culture Gallery. We have chosen a very important body of work for this first effort: our collection of safer…

Send us Your Sick & Twisted presentation using Prezi

I wanted to share the presentation from today’s panel discussion at the 12th Annual SF Zine Fest: The Center for Sex & Culture presents “Send Us Your Sick & Twisted: Community Cataloging Sexually Diverse Zines at the CSC.” A panel discussion on the advocacy to preserve and present deviant zines at CSC while engaging the community. Presented by:…