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

Study Spaces

Across locations, you will find spaces geared toward quiet study and spaces for collaborative or group study. Some spaces are available for reservation.

Mission Bay campus

FAMRI Library

Located in the Rutter Center on the Mission Bay campus, this library space offers quiet and collaborative study options. UCSF ID badge required. See library hours.

Mission Bay Hub

The Hub is a 24/7 quiet study space located in Mission Hall on the Mission Bay campus. The Hub is open to all UCSF students. UCSF ID badge required.

The Hideout

The Hideout is a “deep quiet” 24/7 study space located in Mission Hall on the Mission Bay campus. The Hideout is open to all UCSF students. UCSF ID badge required.

Parnassus campus

Study rooms, fourth floor

There are group study rooms by reservation for students, clinical residents, fellows, postdocs on the fourth floor. See library hours.

 
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Study rooms, main level

There are group study rooms by reservation for students, clinical residents, fellows, postdocs on the main level. See library hours.

Hearst Room

This room on the main level is a 24/7 collaborative study space for students, including some group study rooms by reservation. UCSF ID badge required.

Living Room

The living room is for conversation and collaborative study on the main level of Kalmanovitz Library with an adjacent café. See library hours.

Tech Commons computer lab

On the second floor of Kalmanovitz Library, CL-230/231, the labs offer a variety of research software. See library hours.

 

Tech Commons workstations

Dedicated space for students, faculty, and staff to engage with technology and explore new teaching and learning opportunities. See library hours.

North side, main level

The main floor of Kalmanovitz Library offers various seating options for quiet study. See library hours.

 

Stacks

The fourth floor of Kalmanovitz Library provides open seating for quiet study amongst the shelved collections. See library hours.

Reading Room

The fourth floor Reading Room in Kalmanovitz Library offers seating for quiet study. See library hours.

Faculty Carrels

Locking carrels by reservation for eligible UCSF faculty with a maximum of seven reservations allowed per month. See library hours.

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East Asian Room

This fifth floor reading room of Kalmanovitz Library offers beautiful views and comfortable seating for quiet study. See library hours.

Questions?

Contact Micquel Little, Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning