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

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The UCSF Library is an invaluable resource for students and health care professionals all over the Bay Area. Our unique online resources are utilized by students and practitioners around the world.

Donating Materials

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The UCSF Library no longer accepts book or journal donations for our general collection. We recommend contacting these organizations for other donation options:

Support the Makers Lab

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The Makers Lab is a creative, DIY space where students, faculty, researchers, and staff can tinker using 3D printers, virtual reality, arts and crafts, programmable electronics, and more at no cost.

Support UCSF Open Access

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If you are interested in supporting open access initiatives that make UCSF-authored research freely available online, please contact Rosie Dillon, Assistant Director of Development.

Support UCSF Archives

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UCSF Archives and Special Collections welcomes your participation in our Adopt-a-Book program, direct financial contributions, as well as material donations from UCSF students and alumni. 

Support the Industry Documents Library


The UCSF Industry Documents Library advances health worldwide by providing permanent public access to corporate documents that shed light on industries whose practices harm public health.