Library Services

On-Site Library and Library Printing Services

For assistance with UC San Diego Library resources, such as books, ebooks, journal articles, databases (Web of Science, BIOSIS, GeoRef, etc.), or services, such as reference assistance, locating citations, requesting delivery of print publications from the Geisel Library or Biomedical Library buildings to the SIO campus (Eckart building), reporting problems with access to online resources, or organizing references (e.g. EndNote), please contact the Scripps Institution of Oceanography liaison librarian, Amy Butros

Accessible student course reserves are housed in the Eckart building lobby, on the second floor (outside of the printer room 220B). The Scripps campus pick-up and drop-off location for library materials delivered from the UC San Diego Library site is located on the second floor of the Eckart Building. The large-scale printer utilized by Scripps students and others is also located on the second floor of the Eckart Building, in the printer room, room 220B. While access and support for the printer are provided by the Scripps Graduate Office staff, technical support and supplies are provided by UC San Diego's Academic Computing and Media Services.

Phone: 858-246-4357
Hours: Course reserves are accessible Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Contact: Graduate Office, phone: 858-534-3206, email:

Scripps Archives

Access to Scripps Archives materials is by appointment only. Please contact for an appointment.