Library spaces open to UCSF ID holders. See timeline for reopening.

Using the library

Curbside book pickup
Schedule ahead to check out books at the Parnassus location on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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Request book chapters and articles
Use Document Express to have a PDF delivered to your inbox.
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Online access to books
Get access to millions of books online through HathiTrust.
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Schedule a consultation
Get help with research strategies, data science, scholarly communication, or instructional design.
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Makers Lab on Zoom
Doors may be closed, but there's still lots of making and learning.
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Help with archival collections
The reading room is open by appointment only, but we can also answer requests remotely.
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