UCLA Powell Library

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Welcome to the UCLA library for undergraduates, housed in the historic Powell Library Building
For #tbt, here’s the #ucla Bruin Bus during a 1965 trial run. How many of you use Bruin Bus? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1pWWT9w

For #tbt, here’s the #ucla Bruin Bus during a 1965 trial run. How many of you use Bruin Bus? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1pWWT9w

Wondering what the party set-up is in front of #Powell and #Royce? Tonight is the #UCLAFootball Kickoff Dinner. Fall is getting closer every day! via Instagram http://ift.tt/1oRUj5J

Wondering what the party set-up is in front of #Powell and #Royce? Tonight is the #UCLAFootball Kickoff Dinner. Fall is getting closer every day! via Instagram http://ift.tt/1oRUj5J

For #tbt, here are two #ucla students in their room in Hershey Hall in 1948, back when it was a women’s dorm! via Instagram http://ift.tt/1lZxl75

For #tbt, here are two #ucla students in their room in Hershey Hall in 1948, back when it was a women’s dorm! via Instagram http://ift.tt/1lZxl75

In honor of LA summers, here’s a picture of bathers at an LA public pool in 1920. Source: Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. via Instagram http://ift.tt/Vj8iEH

In honor of LA summers, here’s a picture of bathers at an LA public pool in 1920. Source: Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. via Instagram http://ift.tt/Vj8iEH

#UCLA students in 1942 having a water fight. Looks like they didn’t need to worry about a drought! Can you tell where they are? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1om1wty

#UCLA students in 1942 having a water fight. Looks like they didn’t need to worry about a drought! Can you tell where they are? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1om1wty

Jackie Robinson with LA County Supervisor Warren Dorn inspecting a plan of the Jackie Robinson park in 1963. Can you tell we’re excited for the 2014-2015 Common Book pick? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1lErHXR

Jackie Robinson with LA County Supervisor Warren Dorn inspecting a plan of the Jackie Robinson park in 1963. Can you tell we’re excited for the 2014-2015 Common Book pick? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1lErHXR

Jackie Robinson playing basketball against USC in 1940. He earned varsity letters in four sports at UCLA. Can you tell we’re excited about the 2014-2015 Common Book pick, his autobiography? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1toOLkN

Jackie Robinson playing basketball against USC in 1940. He earned varsity letters in four sports at UCLA. Can you tell we’re excited about the 2014-2015 Common Book pick, his autobiography? via Instagram http://ift.tt/1toOLkN

It’s always a good day to revel in #RoyceHall’s architectural beauty. #sceneatucla #ucla via Instagram http://ift.tt/1jVpg84

It’s always a good day to revel in #RoyceHall’s architectural beauty. #sceneatucla #ucla via Instagram http://ift.tt/1jVpg84

Liquid bread to cure indigestion? This is an example of a Patent Medicine Trade Card, popular in the late 1880’s. These cards were used to advertise a particular #medicine and its cures. See all 239 cards in the #UCLALibrary digital collections by googling: “UCLA library patent medicine cards” via Instagram http://ift.tt/1qHkRWt

Liquid bread to cure indigestion? This is an example of a Patent Medicine Trade Card, popular in the late 1880’s. These cards were used to advertise a particular #medicine and its cures. See all 239 cards in the #UCLALibrary digital collections by googling: “UCLA library patent medicine cards” via Instagram http://ift.tt/1qHkRWt