CARL 2018: The Academic Library in Times of Change will take place April 13-15, 2018 at the Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel, Redwood City, California.

Call the hotel directly to book your room and receive the special conference rate of $139 per night (plus taxes): (650) 598-9000

The conference rate is only available when reserving via the phone. Reservation desk hours are Mon.-Fri., 7:00am-3:00pm PST.

The hotel offers a shuttle from San Francisco International Airport. When you arrive, call the hotel and they will give you the shuttle schedule.

Restaurants within walking distance (1 mile) of the hotel:
The Grill House: A bar-like setting for BBQ, beer, and burgers.
The Patio Cafe: A casual place for breakfast and brunch.
Sumac Mediterranean Grill: A casual Mediterranean eatery with wraps, shawarma plates, and kebabs. Open for lunch and dinner.
Taqueria El Metate: A colorful restaurant with burritos, tacos, and salsa bar.
Rendezvous: fresh, organic breakfast place that features bowls, salads, and sandwiches.
Otoko Sushi: Sushi bar with ramen and bento boxes. Open for lunch and dinner.


Places to Eat in Redwood City
Cariblue Restaurant: Caribbean fare with vegetarian and vegan options.
Vesta: Tapas, Pizza and Beer in a relaxed setting.
Martin’s: Gastropub featuring craft eats and Whiskey.
La Viga: Classic Seafood prepared in Modern Mexican style.
Zadna Restaurant: Classic Mediterranean that’s fast and affordable. Vegetarian and Gluten Free options abound.
Redwood Bistro: Highly rated dinner spot for Chinese cuisine; dinner only.
Cuisinett: Go up the 101 a few miles for some French comfort food or just dessert.
Town: Regional American cuisine lunch and dinner.
Angelica’s: Live Music and Breakfast
Squeeze in: Breakfast featuring lots of omelets.
Evvia: Greek Fine dinning
Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company: food trucks, music, and craft beer on Friday from4-10pm
Transportation in Redwood City
Things to Do in Redwood City:
Unleashed Art Gallery: Featuring artist from San Mateo County
The Record Man: Record store with more than 1 million vinyl records to browse
Edgewood Park: Take a hike in this wildlife preserve known for its spring wildflowers
Bair Island: Explore a beautiful part of the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge
San Mateo County History Museum: Explore the rich history of San Mateo County
Redwood Morton Community Park: Community Park with tons of amenities.
Pulgas Water Temple: a monument celebrating the engineering that brought Hetch Hetchy water from the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the Bay Area
Gourmet Haus Staudt: German Beer Garden
Nazareth Ice Oasis: Ice Skating Year round