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

Timeline for Reopening Spaces and In-Person Services

To support the phased return to campus of UCSF’s education mission, the library is following the below timeline to reopen our spaces and in-person services to UCSF faculty, staff, and students by March 1, 2022. All services currently remain available and continue to be provided remotely.

At this time, only UCSF essential visitors are allowed in library spaces. Non-essential visitor guidelines will be reviewed and updated by UCSF in the coming months.

September 2021 – December 2021

This timeline is subject to change at any time given the progression of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mission Bay

  • FAMRI Library in the Rutter Center open to UCSF faculty, staff, and students via ID badge access, Monday–Friday from 7:30am–6pm
  • Hub/Hideout in Mission Hall open to UCSF students via ID badge access, 24/7.

Parnassus Heights

Kalmanovitz Library open to UCSF faculty, staff, and students via ID badge access Monday–Friday from 7:30am–6pm

Study Spaces throughout the library are available with the exception of the 1st floor due to ongoing construction work.

Main Desk open 10am–2pm and 3pm–6pm with curbside pickup available.

Makers Lab is closed

Tech Commons is closed

Special Collections Reading Room available by appointment.

Hearst Room open to UCSF students via ID badge access, 24/7.

All services continue to be provided remotely. Visit our website for more information

ZSFG Library

  • Closed for utilization of community vaccine program. All services remain available remotely.

Changes expected in 2022 will be posted later in the fall.