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Physics-Astronomy Library

The Physics-Astronomy Library supports the research, teaching, and learning needs of the UC Berkeley community, particularly the departments of Physics and Astronomy and the Space Sciences Laboratory, through its digital collections, print collections, and services.

This library is partially accessible to wheelchairs.


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  • Use online tools or connect with a librarian to achieve your research goals. 

  • Make use of the printing and scanning options available at all library locations.

  • Request journal articles and conference papers that you need in a hurry.

  • ereserves@lists.berkeley.edu

    Access articles, books, and other course materials placed on reserve by instructors.

  • 510-642-9255 (642-WALK)

    Arrange free night-safety services, including a walking escort to get you home safely. 

  • Circulation Desk

    Check out and return books, pick up paged materials, or get help searching for an item. 



Physics-Astronomy Library
351 Physics North
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000

This library is partially accessible to wheelchairs.

Explore the Physics-Astronomy Library


Physical access to the Physics-Astronomy Library is open to all researchers and visitors without requirement of any identification, registration, pass, or prior arrangements. Certain services, collections, equipment, or rooms within this library may be available only to certain groups of UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff. Please inquire at the Circulation Desk for further details.


The UC Berkeley Library’s collections are rich and bountiful — and they’re waiting to be explored by members of the UC Berkeley community and knowledge-seekers everywhere. Use UC Library Search, the University of California’s all-in-one-platform for discovery, to find books, journals, articles, and more, and check them out at one of UC Berkeley’s libraries, or any UC library. Learn more about borrowing Library materials.