Library Updates: Study reservations at Moffitt Library, and publishing access news Published: April 12, 2021 By: Corliss Lee Study Space at Moffitt Library Reserve study space at Moffitt Library! Current UC Berkeley undergraduate and graduate students may reserve study space for one, two or three hour time slots between 9 am – 5 pm, Monday through Friday. Only one reservation can be made per day and reservations can be made one week in advance. COVID-19 screening tests, available through the University Health Service, will be required. Masks are required, and food or drink is not allowed. For more information and to make a reservation, visit the library website. Note: We expect 10 additional graduate-specific study spaces to be available soon! We will send an announcement when these are ready to reserve. Elsevier Agreement The University of California has signed a landmark open access deal with publishing giant Elsevier, after more than two years of negotiations. Read more about what this means for you as a researcher and author, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions. Open Access Book Agreement with Springer Nature Springer Nature has signed its first ever institutional open access book agreement with UC Berkeley – the agreement will cover book titles across all disciplines, from the humanities and social sciences to sciences, technology, medicine and mathematics.