UC Berkeley Library

UC Berkeley’s library buildings are open. Here’s what you need to know.

Using the Library during COVID-19

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

Information for Depositing Libraries

Content section: 
  • Depositing Guidelines - Basic information for depositing material at the NRLF.
  • Operating Principles (pdf) - This document expresses the basic principles governing the operation of the Northern Regional Library Facility. It establishes the purposes and goals of the Facility and states the guiding principles under which the Facility operates 
  • RLF Duplication Screening (pdf) - Guidelines for screening potential deposits for duplication. 
  • Statistics
    • Circulation/Document Delivery - Statistics by year for Circulation and Document Delivery.
    • Deposits - Year-to-date Allocation Usage; Statistics by campus and year for deposits and deaccessions.
  • Persistence Policy (pdf) - This document describes the policies pertaining to persistent deposits at the Berkeley Regional Library Facilities.