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.

Summer Institute Resources

Content section: 

If you are in need of housing accommodations, the following website offers many options for lodging in the Berkeley area:


Two other popular places are the Bancroft Hotel and the Berkeley City Club.

If you're driving, here is more information about where visitor parking is allowed around campus and a map of visitor parking areas.

If you're taking public transportation, here's a link with more information about your options and routes


Additional Resources

UC Berkeley campus map

Google Maps view of the campus area

CITRIS (Institute Site) visitor information

BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) map

Driving directions to UC Berkeley

UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation

Public Transportation Directions

Dining Options