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

SundayOct 1closed
MondayOct 27:30am - 6pm
TuesdayOct 37:30am - 6pm
WednesdayOct 47:30am - 6pm
ThursdayOct 57:30am - 6pm
FridayOct 67:30am - 6pm
SaturdayOct 7closed

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, pastries, sandwiches, and salads, currently closed
  • Comfortable seating 
  • Computers and printers for UCSF students and staff
  • Three group study areas with a large whiteboard wall