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  • Taking advantage of e-books in the UCLA Library catalog Taking advantage of e-books in the UCLA Library catalogWhile, sadly, we cannot take advantage of the many books available in UCLA Libraries and the IS Lab collection during this period of online instruction, many Information Studies materials are actually available as e-books. You ...
  • Request live chat Request live chatMembers of the IS Lab Staff are available for reference service from 10am to 4pm Monday through Thursday. Fill out this form, and we’ll arrange a live Zoom session.  
  • Self-care resources compiled by librarians for the Collaborative Guide to Pandemic Pedagogy Self-care resources compiled by librarians for the Collaborative Guide to Pandemic Pedagogy  Activities Backyard birding and wildlife watching Bob Ross Cook or bake If you have the ingredients, try Lace cookies.  Cross stitch! Digital jigsaw puzzling https://www.jigsawplanet.com/ Free grown up (and some kid friendly) coloring pages at https://library.nyam.org/colorourcollections/ Free watercolor, lettering, and journaling resources Let’s ...
  • Online journals Online journalsSeveral journals available in the IS Lab may be accessed online, either by open access or using the UCLA VPN. Even when you are sheltered in place, these online journals are a great resource you ...
  • Perspectives on professional labor & library services to incarcerated people in Library Quarterly & Library Trends Perspectives on professional labor & library services to incarcerated people in Library Quarterly & Library TrendsIn this new series of blog posts, we highlight physical resources available for research and experimentation in the IS Lab . For our first blog post, we introduce The Library Quarterly and Library Trends, two ...
  • 2020 LAUC-LA Librarian of the Year Award Nominations Due March 13 2020 LAUC-LA Librarian of the Year Award Nominations Due March 13Has a UCLA librarian had a major impact on a course you teach? Has a librarian gone above and beyond to further your research? Has a librarian been a creative partner in one of your ...
  • IS Lab Forum Friday: Special Collections IS Lab Forum Friday: Special CollectionsOn the fourth Friday of every month, community members meet in the IS Lab for input on work in progress in an informal session with peers and invited experts. Join us as MLIS student Kathryn ...
  • Maker Monday 01-06-20 Maker Monday 01-06-20Join your peers to explore & expand your skills set  On the first Monday of every month, community members meet in the IS Lab to experiment with new technlogy and techniques that not only look great ...
  • Using Creative Commons Licensing in Libraries & Archives Using Creative Commons Licensing in Libraries & ArchivesPresenters Heather I. Briston, University Archivist and Head of Curators and Collections, UCLA Maureen Callahan, Sophia Smith Collection Archivist, Smith College Description Many archivists and users of archives experience intellectual property restrictions as a serious impediment for promoting, disseminating, ...
  • OpenUCLA #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon – Wednesday, 11/20 from 10am-2pm OpenUCLA #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon - Wednesday, 11/20 from 10am-2pmWednesday, Nov 20, 2019 – 10:00am to 2:00pm YRL – Main Conference Room OpenUCLA, a Centennial Initiative, will host the Fall 2019 #citeNLM Wikipedia edit-a-thon focused on Mental Health, held in conjunction with the National Network of Libraries ...