UCLA Library First Year Experience

UCLA True Bruin Welcome

The UCLA Library is one library with multiple locations.

What’s your passion? There’s a library for you. From arts to engineering, music to medicine, there are many libraries to assist you; find the one YOU love.

Arts Library

Arts Library

Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library

Biomedical library

Digital Library

East Asian Library

Law Library

Management Library

Music Library

Powell Library Building

Powell Library

Charles E. Young Research Library

Research Library

Science and Engineering Library


Library Special Collections

Special Collections

Southern Regional Library Facility


Other Campus Collections

UCLA Library Tours

Powell Library
Take a guided tour of the Powell Library, located in the historic Powell Library Building, directly across from Royce Hall. Learn about the best places to study, see the research consultation space where you can get help with assignments, papers, and projects, and find out about other services and resources. Tour groups meet on the front steps of Powell. See you there!

Reserve a space by clicking on one of the time/date links.  Space is limited to 20 persons per tour.

Tuesday, September 30: 11-11:30 a.m., 12 - 12: 30 p.m., 1 - 1:30 p.m., 2 - 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 1: 10-10:30 a.m.12 - 12: 30 p.m.
Thursday, October 2: 11-11:30 a.m.,  3-3:30 p.m.
Friday, October 3: 10-10:30 a.m.,  2-2:30p.m.

Charles E. Young Research Library
Join us for a guided tour of Charles E. Young Research Library to learn more about our services and spaces, including the Research Commons, Group Study Rooms, Reading Room and Café, as well as where you can find our drop-in help for research projects and other assignments. Tour groups meet on the front portico, outside the entrance of the Research Library.

Tuesday September 30, 11:30am – 12:00pm, 1:30 – 2:00pm
Wednesday October 1, 1:00 – 1:30pm, 2:00 – 2:30pm
Thursday October 2, 12:00-12:30pm, 2:00 – 2:30pm
Friday, October 3, 11:00 -11:30am, 1:00 – 1:30pm

Enormous Activities Fair

Want to learn how to find books on reserve? Interested in laptop loans, group study room reservations, and library jobs? If so, stop by the UCLA Library table and talk to staff about the many study spaces, resources, and services available to students, faculty, and staff.

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