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Today's Hours

  • Biomedical Library Bldg.8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Geisel Library Building7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Geisel Study CommonsMidnight – 5:45 PM

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.


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Celebrating the Legacy of Jonas Salk

Join us for a special evening of conversation and celebration as we mark the close of Jonas Salk’s centenary year and the opening of the Jonas Salk Papers at the Library’s Mandeville Special Collections.


Software Carpentry Workshop Oct. 27-28

The Library’s Reference & Research Advisory Services (Data Services) and Research Data Curation programs are sponsoring a two-day, hands-on workshop with Software Carpentry. Get introduced to specific software development tools used for scientific computing. Space is limited. Register Today!


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.


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.