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Accessibility information for Cahill Library

Cahill Library Accessibility

Location: The Cahill Library is located in the Southeast corner of the first floor in the Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Cahill Library hours and floor plan images.

Physical Accessibility

  • The main door to the Cahill building (off California Blvd near the entrance to the California Parking Structure) is equipped with a power-assisted door. The pathway from the door to Cahill Library is flat. The door to the Cahill Library does not have power-assist for opening. During normal business hours the door is wedged open with a doorstop. 

Book Return

  • There is a book return inside the Cahill building, just outside and to the left of the entrance to the Cahill Library.


  • There is a printer against the south windows, on the desk in the center of the library.


  • Multi-stall mens’ and womens’ restrooms are available in the Cahill building, down the hall/to the North of the entrance to the Library.

Quiet Spaces

  • The entire Cahill Library is designated for quiet study, meaning occasional discussion is allowed, phones should be set to vibrate or silent, and headphones must be at low volume.
  • The Library shares physical space with a kitchenette supporting the Cahill’s Hameetman Auditorium, which may result in some noise.


  • The Cahill Library has high ceilings with fluorescent lights and large windows along the entire South wall of the Library.
Accessibility information for Cahill Library