UCLA Powell Library

Brought to you by the Powell Library Staff
Welcome to the UCLA library for undergraduates, housed in the historic Powell Library Building
Our staff is reading this year’s #CommonBook, I NEVER HAD IT MADE by Jackie Robinson, a #UCLA alum. New UCLA students will receive a copy during #UCLAOrientation. Let us know what you think! #reading #libraries #books via Instagram http://ift.tt/Xj7KQ6

Our staff is reading this year’s #CommonBook, I NEVER HAD IT MADE by Jackie Robinson, a #UCLA alum. New UCLA students will receive a copy during #UCLAOrientation. Let us know what you think! #reading #libraries #books via Instagram http://ift.tt/Xj7KQ6

Happy birthday to our namesake Lawrence Clark Powell! He was University Librarian from 1944 to 1961, Clark Memorial Library’s director and founding dean of the then - School of Library Service. via Instagram http://ift.tt/1Ak5ll6

Happy birthday to our namesake Lawrence Clark Powell! He was University Librarian from 1944 to 1961, Clark Memorial Library’s director and founding dean of the then - School of Library Service. via Instagram http://ift.tt/1Ak5ll6

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