The Northern Regional Library Facility (NRLF) is a cooperative library facility owned and operated by the University of California. Each year the UCSF Library moves approximately 5,000 volumes to NRLF. Approximately 177,000 UCSF volumes are at NRLF, including books, journals, archival materials, and manuscripts. Items located at NRLF are noted as such in the UCSF Library Catalog and in the UC Melvyl Catalog.
UCSF staff, students, and faculty may also visit the NRLF Reading Room. Non-UCSF affiliates with active borrower accounts may obtain a one-day visitor's pass from the Serivce Desk. More info on NRLF Reading Room.
Items from NRLF usually arrive within 4 business days.
Usual check-out period is 28 days.
Article requests will be filled either electronically or as a photocopy.
Materials marked “limited use” or “restricted use” may only be used in the library.