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Hawking Tribute “There is no such thing as a standard run-of-the mill human being. And however... more
All UC campuses now have access to ProQuest’s Materials Science & Engineering Database, based... more
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Preserving Syrian Materials at the UCLA Library—understanding the evidence   UCLA Library... more
Undergraduate Research Week 2018
  May 21-25, 2018 For more information and the schedule: http://urweek.ugresearch.... more
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Dear Donors and Supporters of the UCLA Library,   The Sinai Library Digitization Program... more

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UCLA sociology professor Edward T. Walker explores how leading pro-fracking industry associations have made efforts to counter social movement activism, films, books, articles, and public discourse critical of the practice.
Professor Johanna Drucker will discuss the online textbook project created for her History of the Book class, which explores the production and reception of materials related to the history of the book and literacy technologies.
More than 2,400 Items from the records of the first black-owned insurance company in LA are available online, including photos, moving images, and sound recordings.
Search the Digital Collections for images, audio, video, and text selected from the breadth of Library holdings. This image is a detail from the "Lyrical Map of the Concept of Los Angeles."