UC Berkeley Library

You can still access the UC Berkeley Library’s services and resources during the closure. Here’s how.

Using the Library during COVID-19

During the pandemic, many of our services are being offered in new ways. To find the latest information on course reserves, book returns, 24/7 online help, and more, visit our COVID-19 portal, which provides more up-to-date information than the text below.

Proxy Borrowers policy

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UC Berkeley:

may authorize someone to check out library materials in their name. Under this arrangement, the individual faculty, academic staff member, or UC Berkeley student with a physical disability agrees to be responsible for responding to recall notices, returning/renewing materials on time, and paying any replacement bills for books that are lost or damaged.

To apply for or renew a proxy card:

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