Visit the library
Get to the library
The library can be accessed by light rail. Take the Green Line, exiting at the East Bank Station.
Building directions and floor-by-floor details
Find your way to library spaces and amenities in the Health Sciences Education Center and Phillips-Wangensteen Buildings.
Building access requirements
U of M students, faculty, and staff required identification and entrances
Current University students, faculty, and staff can gain library access through any building entrance with a card reader using a valid U Card, Fairview badge, or M Health badge. Access to the Wangensteen Historical Library collection is available by appointment after an initial remote or online consultation. Appointments require a one week advance notice. If you plan to visit the libraries, know that:
- Face coverings are required.
- Physical distancing is required.
General public building access
At this time, only current U of M students, staff, and faculty may use our spaces. Check Hennepin County Libraries or other public libraries.