When you need more resources, think outside the building. Material not included in our collection may be borrowed from other libraries. The below services support the information needs of College faculty, students, and staff.
Link+ is a consortium of libraries within California and Nevada. Search the catalog to make a request. Books and DVDs are delivered in less than a week for pick-up at the Circulation desk or a participating pick-up library. Call (925) 631-4229 for more information.
Create an ILLiad account to request, track, and get material from anywhere you have internet access. Articles and book chapters are usually posted to your account within a week. Books can be picked up at the Circulation desk within a month. Call Alle Porter at (925) 631-4840 for more information.
The Northern California Consortium of Psychology Libraries joins together small library and information centers which serve psychology and mental health communities. About 15 libraries participate in the reciprocal borrowing program, and this service requires a referral from the Circulation desk. Please call (925) 631-4624 for more information.
Full-time faculty are entitled to free borrowing privileges at UC Berkeley. Faculty must provide verification of current full-time status, and a form is available from the assistant provost. Please take this signed form, your SMC ID, and a valid California driver's license to the service desk at the Doe Library, where a card will be issued. For more information please call (925) 631-4624.