Shields Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, CA 95616

Parking Info: Please visit Transportation Services for more information about parking.


Phone: 530-752-8792
shieldscirc@ucdavis.edu

The Peter J. Shields Library supports the needs for academic departments and programs in the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Biological & Agricultural Sciences, Computer Sciences, and Mathematics/Statistics. Shields Library is also home to Special Collections and the University Archives, and is located at the center of campus.

See Special Collections

Special Collections located on the first floor of Shields Library

We're currently closed.We're open again on Monday (July 24, 2017) from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm
Summer, June 26-September 15, 2017
Monday - Thursday7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday7:30 am - 6:00 pm
SaturdayClosed
Sunday1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Closed and Exceptions

ClosedSeptember 4, 2017
ClosedNovember 23, 2017November 24, 2017
ClosedDecember 22, 2017December 25, 2017
ClosedDecember 29, 2017January 1, 2018
ClosedApril 21, 2018
ClosedJune 17, 2018
ClosedJuly 4, 2018
ClosedSeptember 3, 2018
HolidaySeptember 3, 20171:00 pm - 5:00 pm
HolidayNovember 10, 201712:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HolidayNovember 22, 20177:30 am - 6:00 pm
FinalsDecember 7, 20177:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 8, 20177:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 9, 20178:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 10, 20178:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 11, 20177:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 12, 20177:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 13, 20177:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsDecember 14, 20177:30 am - 1:00 am
HolidayDecember 21, 20178:00 am - 5:00 pm
HolidayJanuary 14, 201812:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HolidayJanuary 15, 201812:00 pm - 12:00 am
HolidayFebruary 18, 201812:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HolidayFebruary 19, 201812:00 pm - 12:00 am
FinalsMarch 15, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 16, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 17, 20188:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 18, 20188:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 19, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 20, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 21, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsMarch 22, 20187:30 am - 1:00 am
HolidayMarch 30, 201812:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HolidayMay 27, 201812:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HolidayMay 28, 201812:00 pm - 12:00 am
FinalsJune 5, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 6, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 7, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 8, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 9, 20188:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 10, 20188:00 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 11, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 12, 20187:30 am - 2:00 am
FinalsJune 13, 20187:30 am - 1:00 am
FinalsJune 14, 20187:30 am - 6:00 pm
HolidayJuly 3, 20187:30 am - 5:00 pm
HolidaySeptember 2, 20181:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Reference/Services Hours

Research Consult Desk (2nd Floor)
Monday - Friday9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Map Collection
Monday - Friday1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Special Collections
Monday - Friday10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Circulation(530) 752‑8792
  Renewals(530) 752‑9850
  Interlibrary Loan (ILL)(530) 752‑2251
  Reserves(530) 752‑2760
  Billing(530) 752‑1204
  Information Desk(530) 752‑9862
  Library Instruction Services(530) 754‑8035
  Research Support(530) 752‑1126
  Special Collections(530) 752‑1621
  Map Collection(530) 752‑9786