The library provides both public and staff computer access. UCSF and DPH staff must have their badges with them when using staff computers.

NOTE: DPH users must have a Duo account set up via DPH IT in order to access their email.

Internet Access

All computers have internet access and access to UCSF & ZSFG library resources.



All computers have Microsoft Office Suite installed.


Printing and copying is free but only for medical or medically-related texts.  Print jobs are handled by the desk staff.  Print files must be saved onto a personal USB or flash drive that is given to desk staff; there is a spare USB drive that is at the desk which can be lent out as needed.  Copying is also controlled by desk staff.


The copier/printer can also scan material.  Scanning is free, and the end results will be emailed to your preferred address as a PDF file.


Clickers are available and software is installed on the library laptop.

2 loaner laptops

Available for short term use, with staff badge.

For detailed policies on computer use in the library, please review our policies page.