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Fall Recess Hours


The Library building will close at 10pm, Sun., Nov. 22nd, and will be open during Fall Break from 8am - 5pm Mon., Nov. 23rd - Wed., Nov. 25. We will then be closed until Sun., Nov. 29th when the Research Commons reopens at 10am, and the Study Commons and Main Library reopen at 12 noon. more

Library MakerSpace Now Open

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Equipment includes 3D printers, a 3D scanner, electronics tinkering kits from LittleBits and Arduino, scanners for large documents and images and a large-format poster printer. more

eBook Textbooks!

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The Library has published a list of required textbooks available for FREE Online as an e-book. more

Library’s Oldest Manuscript Digitized


The 1368 Oath, part of the Frank V. de Bellis Collection, can now be seen in the Digital Special Collections. more

Rediscover a Lost Television Classic


Blacks, Blues, Black! was thought ‘lost’ for decades but The Bay Area TV Archive has made the classic series available. more

New Books View All

  • Brave Dragons : a Chinese basketball team, an American coach, and two cultures clashing
  • Managing to change the world : the nonprofit manager's guide to getting results
  • Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
  • Continuum physics
  • Jindrich Heisler : surrealism under pressure, 1938-1953
  • Off the record : performing practices in romantic piano playing
  • The violinist's thumb : and other lost tales of love, war, and genius, as written by our genetic code
  • RF microelectronics
  • Music 109 : notes on experimental music
  • In the shadow of the gallows : race, crime, and American civic identity
  • Albert Camus : solitude and solidarity
  • Luigi Russolo, futurist : noise, visual arts, and the occult
  • This is how you lose her
  • Letters on God   and, Letters to a young woman
  • Jan Dubuffet : writings on sculpture
  • Understanding economic growth in China and India : a comparative study of selected issues
  • If we were birds
  • 2052 : a global forecast for the next forty years
  • Bruce Springsteen, cultural studies, and the runaway American dream
  • Arcadia
  • Mughal architecture & gardens
  • Designing for social change : strategies for community-based graphic design
  • Universal design handbook
  • The vitality of allegory : figural narrative in modern and contemporary fiction
  • The voice in the machine : building computers that understand speech
  • Dead aid : why aid is not working and how there is a better way for Africa
  • Air : the restless shaper of the world
  • Race, riots, and roller coasters : the struggle over segregated recreation in America
  • Oblivion : a memoir
  • Handbook of racial & ethnic minority psychology
  • The war of the sexes : how conflict and cooperation have shaped men and women from prehistory to the present
  • The event of literature
  • The long walk to freedom : runaway slave narratives
  • Transatlantic feminisms in the age of revolutions
  • By blood : a novel
  • Across the land and the water : selected poems, 1964-2001
  • Inside : [a novel]
  • Jeff Koons : one ball total equilibrium tank
  • The adventures of Roderick Random
  • David Hockney : the biography, 1937-1975 : a rakes progress
  • The Obamians : the struggle inside the White House to redefined American power
  • The story of De Stijl : Mondrian to Van Doesburg
  • Foundations for new economic thinking : a collection of essays
  • Feeding back : conversations with alternative guitarists from proto-punk to post-rock
  • After the point of no return
  • Reconstruction : America's unfinished revolution, 1863-1877
  • The bioregional imagination : literature, ecology, and place
  • Iconic : decoding images of the revolutionary Black woman
  • Disability and mothering : liminal spaces of embodied knowledge
  • Alighiero Boetti : game plan
  • Public policy : a new introduction
  • Yayoi Kusama
  • The coldest night : a novel
  • The sounds of capitalism : advertising, music, and the conquest of culture
  • Among others
  • The good Muslim : a novel
  • Community music : in theory and in practice
  • America's blind spot : Chavez, oil, and US security
  • Michael C. McMillen : train of thought
  • Murder in the central committee
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