Additional study space for finals (registered students only).

Dates, Details and Other Coronavirus Library Resources

Physical Sciences & Engineering Library

PSE Library is currently CLOSED for asbestos abatement and fire sprinkler installation, and all collections have been relocated.

  • To find print materials that were formerly housed at PSEL, please search our online catalog ( to find their new location.
  • More about the collections: Once the COVID-19 pandemic subsides, the remaining materials from PSEL will be reviewed and high-use materials will be integrated into the collection at Shields Library, those that are used less frequently will be sent to the UC’s Northern Regional Library Facility (NRLF), and those already held at NRLF will be made available at a book giveaway to interested members of the UC Davis community.

Construction Updates

The building is undergoing renovations as part of a campus-directed project to convert floors 2 and 3 into office and collaboration space for the UC Davis Center for Quantum Mathematics and Physics (QMAP). Learn more about the project.


Physical Sciences and Engineering Library
1 Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

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

Library Hours