Library facilities are open to those with UCSF ID, though selected spaces remain closed with services available remotely. See timeline for reopening.

360° Videos/Photos in the UCSF Library

360 video of Archives reading room

Now more than ever, 360° video and other forms of virtual reality content will be critical for showcasing immersive experiences in a time of social distancing. Find out how 360° video/photo equipment from the Makers Lab has been used to create these experiences around the UCSF Library! What are 360° videos/photos? 360° videos and photos are shot using omnidirectional cameras that capture a 360 degree field of view, versus traditional cameras which only capture a 180 … Read more

Open Access Week 2020

2020 Open Access Week Banner

Join the UCSF Library in celebrating 2020 International Open Access Week in September and October! Open access (OA) is the free, immediate, worldwide access to research publications and other outputs, and the right to share and re-use these outputs. See the two primary approaches to OA in “What is Open Access?” International Open Access Week, a global event now entering its thirteenth year, is an opportunity for OA advocates to engage with their communities about … Read more