UC Berkeley Library

Update: Moffitt Library is closed for seismic work, but most other libraries are open. Learn more.

Using the Library during COVID-19

Most of UC Berkeley’s library buildings are open. To stay up to date on the Library’s policies and services during the pandemic, visit the Library’s COVID-19 webpage.

Workshops and Tours

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The Library offers workshops, tours, and instruction throughout the year.

Moffitt Library will be closed for a seismic safety construction project from January through August 2022.


Tours are open to all members of the university community and the public

Doe Library and Moffitt Library tours

  • At the beginning of Fall and Spring semesters, join us at the north entrance to Doe Library for a guided tour of historic Doe Library, the Main (Gardner) Stacks, and Moffitt Library. These tours will be advertised on the Library Web homepage.
  • Tours can be arranged for UC Berkeley classes and other campus organizations by appointment.  Contact the Doe/Moffitt Tour Coordinator, Glenn Gillespie.

Library Instruction