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Today's Hours

  • Biomedical Library Bldg.Noon – Midnight
  • Geisel Library Building10:00 AM – Midnight
  • Geisel Study Commons10:00 AM – Midnight

Library Events

Defining our future: Enagage in the planning process of UC San Diego's Strategic Plan

Documentary and Dramatic Film Series

Please join us as we showcase some of Paul Espinosa’s award-winning films, which were recently acquired by the UC San Diego Library.


New Digital Media Lab Open House on Oct. 5 & 6

The Library’s new Digital Media Lab (DML) Opens on October 5th!! Offerings will include: 3D printing and design consultation, 5k iMacs, a 22” HD Cintiq Drawing Tablet, and much more!


An Evening of Conversation and Celebration

Join us as we mark the close of Jonas Salk's centenary year and the opening of the Jonas Salk Papers exhibition at the UC San Diego Library's Mandeville Special Collections.


Books & Journals Now Featured in JSTOR Database

Searches of the powerful and popular JSTOR database now draw from online chapters in thousands of complete scholarly books in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.


The Knovel Academic Challenge Is Back

Compete against students from around the world as you answer real-life engineering and science problem-sets for prizes. Faculty can also participate by submitting their own problem-set. Registration is free!


UC San Diego Library’s Spanish Civil War Collection

An extensive collection of images and texts documenting the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), digitized from the Library’s own holdings. Browse propaganda posters, news photographs, wartime drawings made by Spanish children, postage stamps, and political ephemera.


Dr. Seuss's "Boids and Beasties" on Display All Summer Long

Original drawings by beloved children's author,Theodor Seuss Geisel -- featuring some of his most whimsical and fantastical creatures--are on display in Geisel Library from July 7 thru October 4, 2015.


Please Excuse Our Noise on Geisel 1st Floor East

From Aug. 24 - Nov. 30, shelving at the north end of Geisel’s 1st Floor East will be removed and reinstalled, which may be loud and disruptive. Library users may wish to study in other areas of the Library during this time. We appreciate your cooperation.