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.

To learn about the vision for future renovations of Shields, click here.

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

See Special Collections

Special Collections located on the first floor of Shields Library

We're currently open.Today: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
June 15 - June 24
Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Closed and Exceptions

Closed July 4, 2018
Closed September 3, 2018
Holiday July 3, 2018 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Holiday September 2, 2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Reference/Services Hours

Research Consult Desk (2nd Floor)
Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Map Collection
Monday - Friday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Special Collections
Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Circulationshieldscirc@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑8792
  Renewalsshieldscirc@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑9850
  Interlibrary Loan (ILL)shieldsinterloan@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑2251
  Reservesshieldsreserves@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑2760
  Billinglibrarybilling@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑1204
  Information Deskresearchservices@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑9862
  Library Instruction Serviceslibraryinstruction@ucdavis.edu(530) 754‑8035
  Research Supportresearchservices@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑1126
  Special Collectionsspeccoll@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑1621
  Map Collectionspeccoll@ucdavis.edu(530) 752‑9786