The UCI Libraries are developing plans for a phased reopening in consultation with campus administration and stakeholders. The safety of library visitors and staff is a primary concern as we develop this plan, and we are incorporating proactive steps to support physical distancing and safe use of library services, resources, and facilities. Timelines and details TBD - pending guidance.
HathiTrust Digital Library has expanded its online collection during the COVID-19 crisis. Millions of digitized books available through HathiTrust which are also in UC libraries’ collections are now available online to UC students, faculty, and staff. Use your UC credentials to login to the HathiTrust Digital Library, and then check-out in copyright books for online reading access for renewable one-hour loans. You can also still, as before, read and download public domain books at will
Email a librarian! A response is guaranteed within 24 hours Monday through Friday (excluding holidays and the Winter Administrative Recess). Please check the UCI Libraries hours calendar for holidays and recesses. For more information see the Service Guidelines.