Walter C. Langsam Library

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The physical facilities of UC Libraries remain closed until further notice; however, the Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service allows UC users to request print library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at designated locations. Requests made by 9:00 AM Wednesday will be available for pickup between noon-4:00 PM Thursday. Due dates have been automatically set for August 10. When searching for print materials in the Library Catalog, items with the status of “Held By Library” are available for request. Items from one library location cannot be requested for pickup at another library location.

At Langsam Library, requested items are available for pickup on carts in the 4th floor lobby. For additional questions, assistance, and more information: E-mail or visit



All physical library locations remained closed. The Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service is available for UC users to request circulating library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at designated locations.

Requests made by 9:00 AM Wednesday will be available for pickup between noon-4:00 PM Thursday. Due dates have been automatically set for August 10.

For pickup locations, details and updates, visit

Langsam Library News

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The Walter C. Langsam Library, the central library, contains over 1,000,000 volumes in the social sciences and humanities, as well as over 200,000 volumes in government depository collections of state, federal and international documents. Many library services are housed in Langsam Library, including the Student Technology Resources Center, Multimedia Services, Library Instruction, and general reference services. The Writing Center, the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CET&L), and the Faculty Enrichment Center call Langsam home.