The Sutro Library in San Francisco offers customers:
- The most extensive genealogy collection west of Salt Lake City.
- A comprehensive United States local history collection.
- Adolph Sutro's rare book and manuscript collections.
- Genealogical, family and local history catalogs.
- Special indexes, guides, and bibliographies.
Sutro Library materials can be accessed through the California State Library Main Catalog, and Sutro staff is available to assist in-house customers with the resources. Sutro items may be borrowed by requesting an interlibrary loan through your local public library.
Group visits may be arranged by contacting the Sutro Library.