24-Hour Study Room
Ask For Help
Contact us for research help in person, by email, by phone, and more…
Borrowing / Circulation
Get a library card, renew, recall, and return books. Find out about loan periods and more…
Computers in the Libraries
Plug in your laptop, find out about wireless access and more…
Connect from Off Campus
Connect to licensed article databases and journals from off campus using the campus proxy service or VPN. Restricted to UC Davis faculty, students, and staff.
Copying & Printing
Frequently asked questions about debit cards, change machines and more…
Course Reserves Catalog
Locate selected materials from courses offered this quarter.
Course Reserves Information
Find out more about using Shields Library reserve materials. See also, Health Sciences Libraries Reserves.
Document Delivery Service (DDS)
The Document Delivery Service (DDS) delivers copies of journal articles and book chapters from participating UC Davis Libraries. Fees apply for many Document Delivery Services.
Digital Sign Policy/Submission Form
Submit content for placement on Library digital signs.
Faxes (http://asucd.ucdavis.edu/campus-copies-classical-notes/)
ASUCD Campus Copies offers faxing services in Memorial Union room 166.
Lactation Site
Room 242 in Shields Library is a designated lactation site supported by the UC Davis Breastfeeding Program. Access to Room 242 will be given to registered participants of the UC Davis Breastfeeding Support Program who hold an active Aggie Card or library privileges. Registrants can come to the Shields Library Circulation Desk to check out the room key during hours the Library is publicly accessible.
Library Instruction
Attend a drop-in class or consult our guides and tutorials to learn how to use the library more effectively. Information about bibliographic management software, requesting custom classes and more…
Library Services to Remote Sites
Library services to faculty, staff, and graduate students working from remote sites.
My Account/Renew Books
Use your library card and PIN to update your address or email, or check your library account.
Reference Service
Request a Book/Article via ILL
Use blank forms to request books or articles from other libraries through Interlibrary Loan. Use Document Delivery to transfer UC Davis owned books/documents between campus libraries. Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery Services are only available to UC faculty, students, and staff.
Services to Disabled Library UsersServices to Disabled Library Users
Wireless access
Set up and connection instructions, as well as wireless site range maps for Shields Library, Carlson Health Sciences Library and Physical Sciences & Engineering Libraries.