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UCLA Library Fact Book

A compendium of statistics concerning UCLA Library based on information submitted to Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the UC Office of the President, and internally gathered data, as of 2018/2019.

UCLA Library Fact Book (as of 2018/19)



Library Visits   3,278,125  

Web Site Visits   10,837,110

Reference Transactions   26,962

Virtual Reference Transactions   4,491

Circulations   527,638

Articles Downloaded    15,768,322

Database Searches   27,635,448

UCLA Library Catalog Visits   5,858,850

Study Room Reservations   900 

Course Integrated Instruction Sessions 1,524

Course Integrated Instruction Participants  20,447

Laptop Check Outs   50,000+

Laptops/Desktops Hours of Use   128,664

Writing Instruction + Research Online Workshops

YouTube Views   37,616

Software Titles   124

Music Studio Recording Hours   2,280 

Music Studio Kit Hours   6,912     

Lux Lab 3D Printing   2,273

Lux Lab  Laser Etching   520

Lux Lab 3D Scanning   115 

Lux Lab Poster Printing   94