Library Access After Graduation

Congratulations to all of our graduating Bruins!

Wondering what happens to your library access after graduation?

Off-campus access to online resources such as article databases is restricted to current students, faculty, and staff. Once your status is updated with the Registrar’s Office you will only be able to access these resources from an on-campus [...]

A Typical Day in the UCLA Library

What happens on a typical day in the UCLA Library?

One begins to get a picture of the activity from our latest “snapshot” day on June 4th.

19,000 Number of people who walked through the doors of the libraries 19,500 Visits to the library website 6471 Items checked out of the collections 462 Items retrieved [...]

Stress-busters during Tenth Week and Finals

Stressed about finals? Stop by the Powell Library Building and the Charles E. Young Research Library during tenth week and finals for some relaxing, stress-busting activities.

Therapy dogs at Powell

At Powell, spend a few minutes with a registered therapy dog from the UCLA Medical Center. Research has shown that petting an [...]

SEL Hours For 10th Week and Finals Week

Good luck on your finals Bruins! The SEL hours for 10th week (June 4 -10) and finals week (June 11-15) are as follows:

SEL/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection (8270 Boelter Hall):

Monday – Friday 7:30am – 11pm Saturday 9am – 11pm Sunday 1pm – 11pm

Reference service: Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 12 [...]

Tell Us What You Think On Library Snapshot Day, June 4

On Monday, June 4th the Library will be holding “Library Snapshot Day” to collect quarterly data on the usage of the library. These snapshot days provide an opportunity for the library to gauge its impact on the campus and how it serves its users. We would love for you to participate to help [...]

Science Manga on Display in SEL/EMS

For Winter Quarter 2012, SEL/EMS (8th floor Boelter Hall) will have an exhibit of Science Manga at the Reference Credenza. These items are available for 2 day loan, renewable in person or online in the UCLA Library Catalog in “My Account.” After Winter Quarter, you can find these titles in the College Library’s [...]

SEL Fall/Winter Intersession Hours 12/10 – 1/8

The SEL hours for winter/fall intersession, Saturday, December 10 – Sunday, January 8, are as follows:

Exception: All libraries are CLOSED from December 22 through January 2 due to campus closure.

SEL/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection (8270 Boelter Hall):

Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday – Sunday CLOSED

Reference service: Monday – [...]

Library Thanksgiving Hours (11/23 – 11/27)

Just a reminder that our hours during the Thanksgiving break (Wednesday, Nov 23 – Sunday, Nov 27) are as follows:

SEL/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection (8270 Boelter Hall):

Wednesday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday CLOSED Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday 1 p.m. – 10 p.m.

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Hot Enough For You? The Story of Air Conditioning Pamphlet Available for Viewing at Science Special Collections

Cover of the pamphlet

The Story of Air Conditioning, a fact-filled 16-page pamphlet distributed by the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Machinery Association sometime between 1940 and 1953, is available for reading at History & Special Collections for the Sciences on the 4th floor of the Biomedical Library. It also is online at: [...]

SEL Fall Quarter Hours

Welcome back to school Bruins! Hope you all enjoyed your summer break.

The SEL hours for fall quarter are as follows:

SEL/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection (8270 Boelter Hall):

Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. Friday 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday 1 p.m. – 10 [...]