The Research Commons is the center for the Research Library's flexible, technology-enabled spaces in which students and faculty can utilize library resources, conduct research, and collaborate with one another.

Our collaboration pods have work surfaces configured around large-screen monitors with access to the following:

  • laptop lending service
  • printer, copier, and scanner
  • lockers

Research Commons Collaboration Pod Policies

A user with a valid BruinCard for CLICC services (current undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff):

  1. can make a reservation with their @ucla.edu email address
  2. can reserve a pod up to 3 hours each day not to exceed 6 hours in a single week
    • (i.e. 2 hours Monday, Wednesday, and Friday OR 3 hours Tuesday and Thursday OR 1 hour every other day)
  3. can reserve a pod up to 3 days in advance
  4. must have 24 hours between bookings
  5. must present their active BruinCard and claim their room within 15 minutes of the reservation start time​

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