Research & Teaching Facilities

In the School of the Environment

Map Library

Map Library (HSS 289)

The Map Library houses the maps, equipment, and book collections of the School of the Environment; provides student meeting, work and social space.

HSS 290 Geographic Analysis Teaching Lab

HSS 290

The Geographical Analysis Teaching Lab is used for Geographic Information Science teaching. Computers are available for student use during open hours.

HSS 272 geographic information science lab

HSS 272

The Institute for GIScience Research Lab is available to students and staff for Geographic Information Science research and course lab work.

O3 Soils & Geomorphology Lab

O3 Soils & Geomorphology Lab

Lab equipped for processing of soils and vegetation, and preparation of equipment for field experiments.


Greenhouse Gas field and data testing

Institute for Geographic Information Science

The Institute for Geographic Information Science (IGISc) is a research institution dedicated to the promotion and support of geographic information technology.

The Delta Hall building at the Romberg Tiburon Campus

Estuary & Ocean Science Center

The Estuary & Ocean Science Center (EOS), located at SF State's Romberg Tiburon Campus supports scientific study of the marine and estuarine environment.

Lake dock at the Sierra Nevada Field Campus

SFSU Sierra Nevada Field Campus

The SF State Sierra Nevada Field Campus, located in the North Yuba at 5500’, promoting the northern Sierra Nevada through education and research.

Painting of a hand holding a Sun by Esther West

SF State Climate HQ

Climate HQ serves as SF State's communication hub and broadcast service for climate action and offers the Certificate in Climate Change Causes, Impacts, and Solutions.