Library

Sheldon Margen Public Health Library

The Sheldon Margen Public Health Library, located at 1 University Hall, is open to the public with materials available for on-site use. UC Berkeley faculty, staff, or students with current ID, and anyone with a current UC Berkeley library borrowing card may check materials out from the library.

The Sheldon Margen Public Health Library's collection includes more than 108,000 print volumes and 410 current print serial titles. In addition to print material, library users have access to a robust electronic collection including more than 830,000 electronic books and 72,000 electronic journals. The collection is particularly strong in all areas of public health, nutrition in health and disease, health administration, epidemiology, toxicology, occupational health, maternal and child health, biostatistics, communicable diseases, community health, and environmental health. The library also collects in the area of international health.

Reference librarians are available during designated hours. For information about reference services, see the library's hours, visit the Sheldon Margen Public Health Library website, or call (510) 642-2511.