Visit the library

Get to the library

Public transportation

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: 

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.