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Stressbusters and Night Libraries

During 10th and Finals Week: Extended Hours and Activities!

Night Libraries

Expanding on a successful program from last year, the two largest UCLA libraries will be open twenty-four hours a day during tenth week and finals of the fall quarter:

Powell Library Building:

Open around the clock:
Monday, March 10, at 7:30 a.m. to Friday, March 21, at 5 p.m.

Research consultations available:
Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, noon - 5 p.m.
Saturday, closed (Closed on Finals Week)
Sunday, 2 - 6 p.m. (Closed on Finals Week

CLICC Laptop Lending
Monday, March 10 - 20, laptop lending service will be available as follows:
9 a.m. - 1 a.m.: Laptops available in Night Powell
1 a.m. - 9 a.m.: Laptops available in CLICC Lab, Powell

Charles E. Young Research Library:

Open around the clock:
Monday, March 10, at 7:30 a.m. to Friday, March 21, at 5 p.m.

Research consultations available:
Monday - Thursday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, 1 - 5 p.m. (Closed on Finals Week)
Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m. (Closed on Finals Week)

CLICC Laptop Lending
Monday, March 10 - 20, laptop lending service will be available as follows:
8:30 a.m. - Midnight: Laptops available, Research Commons
Laptops checked out after 11 p.m. are due by 9 a.m. the following morning.

The circulation desks will be open in both buildings during the extended hours, and bookstacks will remain accessible. Online research assistance is available 24/7 through our “Ask a Librarian” chat service.

A BruinCard will be required to access these buildings between 7 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. on these days.

Stressbusting Activities: Chair Massage...Dogs...Meditation...
Music...Origami

Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library

  • Chair massage: Wednesday, March 12, noon - 2 p.m. Research Commons
  • Coffee/Fruit: Tuesday, March 11, and Thursday, March 13,
    10 a.m. Research Commons

English Reading Room

  • Jigsaw puzzles, origami, snacks: March 17 - 19, Humanities 250 

Music Library

  • Collages: March 10 - 21, Reading Room
  • Frisbees: March 10 - 21, Check-out from Circulation Desk
  • Mini-Concerts: March 10 - 21, Powell Rotunda, Research Library Foyer, Music Library
  • Healthy snacks: March 10 - 21, Circulation Desk

Powell Library Building

  • Silent Disco: Thursday, February 20, 8 - 10 p.m. East Rotunda
  • Therapy Dogs: Tuesday, March 11, and Friday, March 14, noon - 2 p.m. Group Study Rooms 
  • Guided Meditation: Wednesdays, 12:30 - 1 p.m. East Rotunda
  • Coloring books/craft supplies: March 10 - 21,  Night Powell and Rose Gilbert Reading Room
  • Origami: March 10 - 21, Night Powell and Rose Gilbert Reading Room
  • Coffee/Fruit: March 10 - 21, Midnight, West Rotunda

Science and Engineering Library/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Collection

  • Coffee/Fruit: Tuesday, March 10 and Wednesday, March 12, 10 a.m.
  • Chair massage: Tuesday, March 11, noon - 2 p.m. Research Commons
  • Origami: March 10 - 21, Research Commons

Charles E. Young Research Library

  • Chair massage: Thursday, March 13, and Friday, March 14, 1 - 3 p.m. Lobby
  • Coffee/Fruit: March 10 - 21, Midnight

Chair Massage provided in partnership with UCLA Fitwell
Therapy dogs provided by UCLA People - Animal Connection (PAC) Program 
Meditation provided by the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center