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

Parnassus Kalmanovitz Library

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

530 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco  |  Public Transportation  |  UCSF Shuttles and Parking


Study spaces
Makers Lab
Café and Living Room
Computer labs
Printing and copying
Music room
Wifi: UCSFwpa and UCSFguest

WednesdayFeb 287:30am - 6pm
ThursdayFeb 297:30am - 6pm
FridayMar 17:30am - 6pm
SaturdayMar 2closed
SundayMar 3closed
MondayMar 47:30am - 6pm
TuesdayMar 57:30am - 6pm

Service Desk

Hearst Reading Room

Tech Commons Help Desk
Open Monday–Friday, 11am–1pm

Makers Lab
Monday–Friday by appointment

Caffé Central
See current hours

Archives and Special Collections Reading Room
Wednesday–Friday by appointment

The Living Room and Caffé Central

cafe and living room
  • Multipurpose, conversational space
  • Café offering a variety of coffee, tea, pastries, sandwiches, and salads
  • Comfortable seating 
  • Computers and printers for UCSF students and staff
  • Three group study areas with a large whiteboard wall