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Connect from Off-Campus

In order to access resources from off-campus, UCI users will need to install VPN Software as described to authenticate themselves as part of the current UCI community. Most of the print collection will be found at the Science Library (SL) with the Government Information, Environmental Economics, Policy and Business Literature at the Langson Library (LL)

Library Loan Periods

Loan periods vary depending on user's status.  Please consult grid and verify transactions using My Library Account and MY ILL Requests.  Faculty & graduate students are eligible for Document Delivery Services.

Introduction & Background

This Energy Research Pathfinder for the Advanced Power & Energy Program(APEP) is updated often. The main emphases of this guide are to introduce users to the Energy and Fuel Cells Literature. There are many sources, ranging from books, reference works, journals and article literature, conference papers and proceedings, technical reports, working papers, standards, patents, websites, industry data, market research, government information, media,grey literature, and other forms of information. This guide is arranged by the source and is indeed selective but highlights what scientists and engineers at UCI have easy access to finding right away. For additional information, please contact the Engineering Librarian, Julia Gelfand

Library Hours

Before visiting the Libraries, please consult or verify Library Hours which during the academic term are:

Monday-Thursday from 8am-11pm

Friday from 8am-6pm

Saturday from 1-5pm

Sunday from 1-9pm

Gateway Commons will be open Monday- from 10am - 3am, Friday from 10am-9pm & Saturday from 5pm-9pm & on Sunday from 5pm-3am

Libraries will be closed on all federal holidays.

Library Study Rooms can be reserved and access to the Graduate Student Reading Rooms at both Science Library & Langson Library can be requested at the Loan Desk where you will receive a code to activate the door.

Presentation Studio in MRC

The UCI Libraries' Presentation Studio is open at the MRC (room 168). UCI affiliates can book the room to practice and record their presentations for classes, conferences, job interviews, and more in this technologically enhanced space. The reservation request form can be found on the MRC web pages or directly at More information can be found on the MRC's web pages or directly at

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Liaison Librarian

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Julia Gelfand
Office: Science Library 228

Phone: 949-824-4971