SSHL: Maps & Directions

The Social Sciences and Humanities Library (SSHL) is located in the West Wing of the Geisel Library, UCSD's central library building. It also includes the book collections on floors 4 through 8. Upon entering Geisel Library, turn left and follow the signs to SSHL or take the elevators in the lobby up to the tower. The UCSD Libraries are open to the public.

Directions to the Geisel Library

From the North

Take interstate 5 to Genesee Avenue and head west. At the 3rd light turn left on North Torrey Pines Road. At the next light, turn left on North Point Drive. There will be a parking kiosk at the second stop sign. You can purchase parking permits and receive parking instructions there. If you continue on, North Point Drive becomes Hopkins Drive and curves to the right. Take Hopkins Drive to the end, and there will be metered parking on your right. Follow the signs to enter the Geisel Library.

From the South

Take interstate 5 to Gilman Drive and head north. Continue for about 1.5 miles, and a parking kiosk will be on your right. Stop there for parking instructions and directions.

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