Emerson Los Angeles

Useful Resources While In LA

Telephone Area Codes

213 and 323: Downtown and Hollywood, East Los Angeles

310 and 424: Culver City, Santa Monica, Bel Air, Brentwood, Venice, West LA, Compton, Beverly Hills, Malibu, West Hollywood

562: Long Beach

626: Pasadena and San Marino, Alhambra, Altadena, and San Gabriel

714: Mostly Orange County (Anaheim, Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Irvine)

818: San Fernando Valley (Burbank, Topanga, Encino, North Hollywood, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Sherman Oaks, Tarzana, Universal City, Van Nuys, Woodland Hills)


1: Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) 2: Glendale Freeway
5: Santa Ana/Golden State 10: Santa Monica/San Bernardino
14: Palmdale/Lancaster 15: Escondido
22: Garden Grove 23: Veterans Memorial
47: Terminal Island 55: Newport/Costa Mesa
57: Orange 60: Pomona
71: Corona Freeway 73: San Joaquin Hills Trans. Corridor
90: Marina Freeway 91: Riverside
101: Hollywood/Ventura 105: Century
110: Harbor/Pasadena Freeway 118: Ronald Reagan
126: Santa Paula 133: Laguna Canyon
170: Hollywood 261: Eastern Transportation Corridor
134: Ventura 241: Foothill Transportation Corridor
210: Foothill Freeway 405: San Diego
605: San Gabriel River 710: Long Beach

Local Amenities

Please review the Guide to Los Angeles for a list of nearby banks, grocery stores, pharmacies, home goods shops, shipping and printing services, movie theaters, museums, hiking trails, and more. We also include a map to aid your search and a list of helpful apps.

Directions to ELA from Local Airports

Directions from Local Los Angeles Airports

Hotels and Motels

W Hollywood - 6250 Hollywood Blvd.  323-798-1300 (less than 1 mile away)

Best Western Sunset Plaza – 8400 Sunset Blvd. 323.654.0750 (3.1 miles away)

Chateau Marmont Hotel – 88400 Sunset Blvd. 323.656.1010 (3.1 miles away)

Holiday Inn – Hollywood – 1921 N. Highland Ave. 323.850.8151 (1.7 miles away)

Hollywood Celebrity Hotel - 1774 Orchid Ave. 323.850.6464 (1.7 miles away)

Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel - 7000 Hollywood Blvd. 323.466.7000 (1.5 miles away)

Loews Hollywood Hotel – 1755 N. Highland Ave. 323.856.1200 (1.4 miles away)

The Standard – 8300 Sunset Blvd. 323.650.9090 (3.0 miles away)

Restaurants, Quick Eats and Food Trucks

View a list of Local Restaurants

View a list of Quick Eats and Food Trucks  (Coffee, Breakfast Sandwiches, etc.)

Los Angeles Research Libraries

AFI (American Film Institute) - Louis B. Meyer Library, 2021 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027. Open to serious film scholars and has the most extensive collection of movie scripts in the country. Telephone: 323-856-7654

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences - Margaret Herrick Library, 333 South La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Telephone: 310-247-3020

Museum of Television and Radio, 465 North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Telephone: 310-786-1000

UCLA Research Library - On the UCLA campus in Westwood, Telephone: 310-825-7143

UCLA Film Archives - On the UCLA campus in Westwood, Telephone: 310-206-5388

University of Southern California - Doheny Memorial Library, 350 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA. Telephone 213-740-2924

Writer’s Guild Foundation Library, 7000 West Third Street (at Fairfax), Los Angeles, CA 90048. Telephone: 323-951-4000

Local Gas Stations

Mobil - 5857 W Sunset Blvd (0.1 miles away)

Shell - 5657 W. Sunset Blvd. (0.4 miles)

AAA Gas - 5007 W Sunset Blvd. (1.2 miles away)

Emerson Student Online Resources

Useful links and information for students: www.emerson.edu/students

Register for classes and check your grades online: ecommon.emerson.edu

Computer support, user guides, and information: it.emerson.edu

IT service alerts and workshop announcements: twitter.com/emersonIT

Productivity, collaboration, and web publishing tools: google.emerson.edu

Share video, audio, and stills: median.emerson.edu

Canvas online course management and materials: canvas.emerson.edu

Change your Emerson password and set an external email address: password.emerson.edu

Instructions for connecting to ECwireless: www.emerson.edu/wireless

Sign up for emergency notifications: www.emerson.edu/ens

College policies: www.emerson.edu/policy