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

Book and Journal Delivery

Patrons with valid UCSF Library Accounts can have books and circulating bound journals delivered to Parnassus, Mission Bay, and ZSFG for pickup.

For items not owned by UCSF, see Interlibrary Loan.

Request Delivery

Bound journals


  • Search the UCSF Library Catalog
  • Click Request Item at the top of the page
  • Complete the form and select your pick-up location
Request an item from the UCSF catalog

Pick Up Your Materials

  • You will receive an email when the item is ready for pick-up
  • Most items arrive within 2-3 business days, excluding weekends and holidays
  • If you have not received a pick-up notice after 7 days, contact the Service Desk at your pickup location: