SFUSD Libraries

Welcome to the Balboa Wheeler Library

Days Open: Monday - Friday

Please contact librarian through email to arrange a conference by phone, Zoom or Google Hangout to discuss and receive assistance.

Teacher Librarian: Ms. Jeung



SFUSD and SF Public Libraries are collaborating to bring physical books to students. 

1. Go to

2. Put a hold on books and select pick up location

3. Wait for email from library

4. Pick up books

 Bookmobile locations:

Ortega Elementary School- Tu, Th 2-6

O'Connell High School- Tu, Th 2-6

Roosevelt Middle School- Tu, Th 2-6

Library Reservations

Mission Statement

Balboa High School Wheeler Library’s mission is to be a diverse resource available to all students, providing a wide variety of reference and research materials, literature, and computer facilities for students to use for academic development and personal enrichment. 

The Balboa Library strives to:

  • develop and maintain a diverse collection of materials in various media to support the curricular and personal needs of students and staff
  • develop users who are information and technology literate, independent learners, and effective users of information
  • maintain a facility that is conducive to both formal and informal learning



Library Resources

Per the Balboa Library's Mission Statement, the Library offers:

  • Desktop and laptop computers  available for students and classes 
  • Over 20,000 books, ebooks, and audiobooks
  • Online newspaper subscriptions and magazines
  • Special collections in:
    • Reference
    • College and Career
    • World Languages selection of books
    • ELL (English Language Learners)
    • Graphic Novels
  • Access to online reference databases