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Faculty Intro

The Marion Koshland Bioscience and Natural Resources Library provides service to the students, faculty and staff of the Division of Biological Sciences (College of Letters and Science), Departments of Molecular and Cell Biology and Integrative Biology; The College of Natural Resources, the UC Berkeley Campus and academic community. The research-level collections include materials in all formats and broad subject areas with emphasis on the western United States.

Susan Koskinen, the Interim Head of the Bioscience and Natural Resources Library and the Optometry and Vision Science Library, is the Library Liaison to the Department of Integrative Biology, the Energy Resources Group, Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology and the School of Optometry and Vision Science.

Rebecca Miller, the Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences Librarian, is the Library Liaison to the College of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Resource Economics, Environmental Science, Policy and Management, Plant and Microbial Biology and Environmental Science.

Elliott Smith, the Emerging Technologies Librarian,  is the Library liaison to the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology.
 

Your Librarian

Susan Koskinen
Contact:
Bioscience Library
2101 VLSB
University of California, Berkeley
skoskine@berkeley.edu

Faculty Access

On campus wireless access use: Airbears 2: wireless access on campus.

Off-campus access is limited to current UCB faculty, staff and students.

To access these resources from off-campus, please use one of the following:
Proxy Server
The proxy server will re-route your requests for licensed resources after authenticating you as a Berkeley student, faculty or staff member. You must configure your web browser to use it.

Proxy changes: see the Library's Proxy Server FAQ.
iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch proxy server setup instructions.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
The VPN is a software program that will establish a "tunnel" to our campus network, allowing you to access a broader variety of licensed resources.

Campus Library Map

Click on the image below to access a larger interactive version of the campus library map.

UC Berkeley Library campus map

You can also view/download a PDF map of library locations. For library contact information and building addresses, visit our directory.

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