The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

The Bancroft Library is the primary special collections library at the University of California, Berkeley. One of the largest and most heavily used libraries of manuscripts, rare books, and unique materials in the United States, Bancroft supports major research and instructional activities and plays a leading role in the development of the University’s research collections.

www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library

Administration office: (510) 642-3781 – Fax: (510) 642-7589 – Reference desk: (510) 642-6481

Send reference inquiries about collections and use of materials to Public Services Staff: bancref@library.berkeley.edu

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