Reference Services 

Library staff are available for research and reference help via phone, email, or video chat. Please email us at igsl@berkeley.edu with questions or to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment.

Hours 

Mon. 9-1 quiet study, 1-5 circulation services 
Tues. 9-1 quiet study, 1-3 circulation services 
Wed.  9-1 quiet study, 1-5 circulation services
Thurs. 9-1 quiet study, 1-5 circulation services
Fri. 9-1 quiet study, 1-5 circulation services

The IGS Library is one of the nation’s major collections in public administration, public affairs, and public policy. The library holds more than 400,000 volumes and is a depository for California local government documents.

Upcoming closures:

 
The Library will be closed Thursday, November 24 & Friday, November 25, 2022 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
The Library will close at 3pm on Monday, December 5 for a staff event.
The Library will close at 3pm on Thursday, December 8 for a department event.
The Library will be closed December 26 – January 2 for the winter holidays. We will reopen on Monday, January 5.
Engaged students sitting at desk in library.

The IGS Library is hiring a library assistant. Apply Now! Email your resume and schedule to pking@berkeley.edu. Please include this position number in the subject line: 6611472762.