Established in 1987, the Southern Regional Library Facility (known as the SRLF) provides space for University of California library materials, archives and manuscript collections.

Utilizing high-density shelving, the collections are stored in a climate-controlled environment that is designed to preserve the collections over time.

As of August 2023, the SRLF collections consist of 7,121,634 items.

Hours open to public:

Monday - Friday: 1 PM - 5 PM
   Access now open to all public users.
   Follow UCLA public health guidelines to visit.

Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Closed all University holidays


305 De Neve Dr. Lot #17 UCLA
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1388




News & Events

    • SRLF Front Door Entrance Closeup

    Carlo Medina, New SRLF Director

    Jun 29, 2023

    Carlo Medina, who began his career in the campus library system nearly 30 years ago, has been named director of the University of California Southern Regional Library Facility (SRLF) and UCLA Library Unified Access Services, effective July 1.

    See full announcement on UCLA Newsroom website:


    • Angled view of the Southern Regional Library building sign in the courtyard

    New! - Alma SIR (SRLF Items Report)

    Jun 13, 2022

    Alma SIR (SRLF Items Report) is the new app that replaces the former SRLF Owning Unit Viewer (SOUV).

    Depositing libraries, library staff & public users that need to see a list of SRLF items can search Alma SIR using the OCLC number, the UCLA Library Alma MMS Id or Holding Id numbers or by the SRLF Item Barcode.

    Check out the new app:

    • Overhead view of the original SRLF architecture model

    SRLF Visitor Parking in LOT 11

    Mar 28, 2022

    Parking Lot 11 in now open for public visitors of SRLF.

    Please review the parking information on UCLA Visitor Parking website. Currently the parking fee is $3/hour or $14/day and can be purchase at the self pay kiosk in Lot 11. Location, map & parking fees can be found on this website under Parking Rates by Location - Parking Lot 11.

    Parking in LOT 17 at the SRLF is not permitted without a valid LOT 17 permit. No Visitor or Cross Parking permits are available at this time.