Explore UCLA



With a collection of more than eight million volumes, UCLA Library is ranked among the top ten research libraries in the country.

The two main collections are housed in the College Library, geared toward the undergraduate curriculum, and the Young Research Library, which specializes in graduate research.

Additionally there are thirteen special subject libraries with impressive collections in the arts, engineering, science, film and television, law, and medicine.

Computer labs

There are many computer labs on campus with differing operating hours, use limitations and fees. Ask your instructor for specific details about using a computer as an adjunct to your course.

College Library Instructional Computing Commons (CLICC)

Life Sciences Instructional Computing

Program in Computing and Mathematics Laboratory

Psychology Computer Laboratories

School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) Laboratories

Science Learning Center

Social Sciences Computing Laboratories

Ackerman Union

Located in the heart of campus, Ackerman is the center of student life.

Inside Ackerman Union, you can:

  • Do your banking
  • Play video games
  • Get your hair cut
  • Mail your letters
  • Check your e-mail
  • Grab a bite to eat

There are several restaurants and coffee shops located on the first floor and A-level of Ackerman.

On B-level the UCLA Store includes a bookstore, market, computer store, and UCLA gift shop.

UCLA Summer Sessions 2021 will be remote. Learn More.