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This reading list highlights diasporic communities–large and small–around the world and our... more about International and Area Studies Fall 2022 Reading List: Diasporas
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Nicole Alvarado recently joined UCLA Library’s Preservation & Conservation department as Book... more about Introducing Nicole Alvarado, Book and Paper Conservator
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Kimi Taira recently joined UCLA Library’s Preservation & Conservation department as... more about Introducing Kimi Taira, Postgraduate Preventative Conservator
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Anthony Sharp recently joined the UCLA Library as Music Metadata Specialist. We asked Anthony a few... more about Introducing Anthony Sharp, Music Metadata Specialist


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The new report spotlights the Library and our UCLA Film & Television Archive division's work to make collections and digital materials accessible on campus and around the world.
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As of Nov. 7, the Reading Room in Powell Library is closed 14-16 months while structural work is underway to improve seismic resiliency. For more information about the work and adjacent areas impacted by noise and space constraints, please read our FAQ.
UCLA Library Anti-Racism Initiative update
In the wake of a nationwide reckoning with racism and racial violence, the UCLA Library embarked on an Anti-Racism Initiative (ARI) to uncover and understand how systemic racism and oppression operate within the Library.