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.

Expedited Article Request Form

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  • Expedited article delivery is available only for UC Berkeley faculty, staff, and graduate students.
  • The service is available only for journal articles not already available at UC Berkeley in print or online.
  • Please use this service for urgent requests only (an upcoming publishing deadline, etc.).
  • For less urgent requests, please see Interlibrary borrowing and lending.
  • Requested documents will be sent to you within 1 - 3 days on average.
  • Contact bios@library.berkeley.edu for more information.