Library facilities will be closed until further notice, but see Teaching and Learning Continuity for help with remote instruction and learning.

News from the Library

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Emergency Temporary Access to Copyrighted Books

The Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) has opened up copyrighted material in the HathiTrust digital library to member institutions with copies of those items in their physical

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Education and Research

Drop-in Series

Do you have questions about how to get help from the library during the closure? We’re here for you! Drop into the library via Zoom to hear about

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Office 365 now available at UCSF

If you’ve been struggling without the right tools while working from home, UCSF Information Technology has now added Office 365 which allows you to access Microsoft Word, Excel,

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Makers Lab

UCSF 3D Printed Face Shield Repository

For general information, please visit the UCSF 3D Shield Project main page. This repository contains the complete list of all versions of the UCSF 3D Shield and their

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Makers Lab

UCSF 3D Printed Face Shield Project

This webpage provides information about the UCSF face shield project. The most current face shield model is provided below, as well as a background, production workflow, and more

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Education and Research

Access to Research Resources during COVID-19

Remote online access to reliable scholarly research is essential during the Coronavirus crisis, and many publishers are responding by lifting access restrictions to some or all of their

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Scholarly Communication

PLOS Publishing Agreement Goes Live

In February, the University of California announced that it had signed an agreement with the open access publisher, PLOS, to make it easier and more affordable for UC

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Learning Tech

Poll Everywhere is now available

UCSF now provides a campus-wide license for Poll Everywhere. All faculty, staff and students have access to the web-based audience response system that supports interactive instruction and real-time

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Data Science Initiative

Online Data Science Training Resources

We are here to help! The Library’s Data Science Initiative (DSI) team is working hard to provide more online training opportunities and individual consultations to best support your

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Makers Lab

Addressing COVID-19 with the Maker Community

Looking for the Poll Everywhere article? Link: Poll Everywhere is now available As part of UCSF efforts to limit the potential of COVID-19 spreading within our local community,

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Library Services

UCSF Library Facilities Closed

Due to COVID-19, access to all UCSF Library facilities will be closed until further notice. Collections and essential services will be available remotely. Getting help The library will

Education and Research

Keeping up with COVID-19

Keeping up with developments on scientific information about this evolving crisis is challenging. Here are some recommended sources. LitCovid LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific

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Library Services

Limited Access at Parnassus Library

Starting March 12, 2020, access to the Kalmanovitz Library on the Parnassus campus will be limited in response to UCSF initiatives and actions to prevent COVID-19 exposure. All

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Dr. Barbie Klein

This week’s maker is Dr. Klein, Assistant Professor in Anatomy. We caught up with Dr. Klein in between class to see what she has been working on in

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Education and Research

RefWorks subscription ending June 2020

UCSF Library plans to end our subscription to RefWorks on 30 June 2020. Why is this happening? UCSF Library has a long-standing subscription to RefWorks. In the last two years we

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Learning Tech

Enhance your videos with Media@UCSF

Sharing video and audio content with learners in the CLE has never been easier. Media@UCSF is an online multimedia hosting platform that is fully integrated with the CLE,