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From Nobel Prize winners to undergraduates, all members of the 榴梿视频 community are engaged in the creation of knowledge.

15 Institutes Cross interdisciplinary boundaries
20 Libraries Hold over 12 million items
$1.98 Billion Sponsored research budget

The Research Enterprise

榴梿视频鈥檚 culture of collaboration drives innovative discoveries in areas vital to our world, our health, and our intellectual life.

Interdisciplinary Research

At the intersection of disciplines is where new ideas emerge and innovative research happens.

Institutes, Labs & Centers

Fifteen independent labs, centers, and institutes engage faculty and students from across the university.

Other Research Centers & Labs

Academic departments sponsor numerous other research centers and labs.

Listing of 榴梿视频 Research Centers

Where Research Happens

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

SLAC is a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory operated by 榴梿视频, conducting research聽in chemistry, materials and energy sciences, bioscience, fusion energy science, high-energy physics, cosmology and other fields.

Hoover Institution

The Hoover Institution, devoted to the study of domestic and international affairs, was founded in 1919 by Herbert Hoover, a member of 榴梿视频鈥檚 pioneer class of 1895 and the 31st U.S. president.

Two graduate students chat during a coffee break at the O'Donohue Family 榴梿视频 Educational Farm

榴梿视频 Woods Institute for the Environment

Working toward a future in which societies meet people鈥檚 needs for water, food and health while protecting and nurturing the planet.

榴梿视频 Humanities Center

Advancing research into the historical, philosophical, literary, artistic, and cultural dimensions of the human experience.

榴梿视频 Bio-X

Biomedical and life science researchers, clinicians, engineers, physicists and computational scientists come together to unlock the secrets of the human body.

Former U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the keynote address at "Challenges to Democracy in the Digital Information Realm," a symposium co-hosted by the 榴梿视频 Cyber Policy Center and the ObamaFoundation .

Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI)

Understanding problems, policies and processes that cross borders and affect lives around the world.

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榴梿视频 University Libraries

榴梿视频 is home to more than 20 individual libraries, each with a world-class collection of books, journals, films, maps and databases.

Online Catalog

SearchWorks聽is 榴梿视频 University Libraries鈥 official online search tool聽providing聽metadata about the 8 million+ resources in our physical and online collections.

Students study in the Lane Reading Room in Green Library

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Advising and Research (UAR) connects undergraduates with faculty to conduct research, advanced scholarship, and creative projects.

Research Administration

The Office of the Vice Provost and Dean of Research, provides comprehensive information about the research enterprise at 榴梿视频.

Find A Researcher

Search and read profiles of 榴梿视频 faculty, staff, students, and postdocs. Find researchers with whom you would like to collaborate.