Film Library & Study Center Offsite Storage

Some BAMPFA Film Library books are stored offsite. To request material from storage, please call (510) 642-1437 during library hours (see below) or email Please allow at least two days for retrieval. BAMPFA Film Library materials are available for use in the Film Library and Study Center only.


The BAMPFA Film Library and Study Center is located on the lower level of the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive at 2155 Center Street, between Oxford Street and Shattuck Avenue, in downtown Berkeley.


Wednesday–Friday, 1–5 p.m., or by appointment (510) 642-1437.

Phone Reference Line

(510) 642-1437
, Wednesday–Friday, 1–5 p.m.

Access and Fees

An admission ticket is not needed to access the BAMPFA Film Library & Study Center. There is a fee for research screenings.