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

Powell Library Building

College Library

UCLA Library Digital Collections

Digital Library

Richard C. Rudolph East Asian Library

East Asian Library

Hugh and Hazel Darling Law Library

Law Library

Eugene and Maxine Rosenfeld Management Library


Music Library

Music 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

College Library
Take a guided tour of the College Library in the historic Powell Library Building. Learn about the best places to study; see where you can get help with assignments, papers, and projects; and find out about other services and resources. Space is limited to twenty participants per tour; reserve a space by clicking on one of the following time/date links.
Monday, September 23: 11-11:30 a.m., 1:30-2 p.m.
Tuesday, September 24: 10:30-11 a.m.,  2-2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 25: 11-11:30 a.m.,  3-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 26: 10-10:30 a.m.,  2-2:30p.m.

Charles E. Young Research Library
Join a thirty-minute orientation tour of the Charles E. Young Research Library. No reservations are required; meet on the front portico.
Monday, September 23, 2 p.m.: Led by Alice Hunt, collections assistant
Tuesday, September 24, noon: Led by Susan Minobe, interim collection manager
Wednesday, September 25, 11 a.m.: Led by Alice Hunt, collections assistant
Wednesday, September 25, 3 p.m.: Led by Susan Minobe, interim collection manager

Science and Engineering Library
Come to the Science and Engineering Library's Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection in 8270 Boelter Hall to learn about the resources and services available to science and engineering students. Library staff will point out the research commons and circulation desk and provide an overview of subject-specific resources including databases, e-books, and print material specific to various disciplines. Meet at the reference desk.
Wednesday, September 25; time to be announced

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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