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Location, Directions & Maps

picture of the North Campus libraries

The Thomas Jefferson Library, the St. Louis Mercantile Library, the State Historical Society of Missouri Research Center - St. Louis, and the University Archives are located on the North Campus of the University of Missouri - St. Louis.



About the Libraries

Getting to UMSL and the Libraries


Parking

General campus maps

An UMSL parking permit is required for most locations.

They are available from the Parking and Transportation office.  Short-term visitors may be able to park in designated areas without a permit.  Please see the Parking and Transportation page for more information or call Parking and Transportation at 314-516-4190.  Mercantile patrons should refer to this page.

On Saturday and Sunday, visitors may park anywhere on campus except Handicap spaces, Service Vehicle spaces or non-designated areas. On weekends, visitors can park close to the Thomas Jefferson Library (Building 14 on the PDF map) in the West Drive Parking Structure South (Building 52); walk out of the garage at the third floor (quadrangle level) exit near the elevator and the Library is the building to the right of the pyramid-shaped skylight.


MetroLink

The UMSL campus has two MetroLink stations; one is on North Campus, the UMSL North station.

http://www.metrostlouis.org/

General campus maps


Campus Shuttle Services

The closest shuttle stop to the Thomas Jefferson Library building (North Campus map) is the "Main Circle"; the shuttle also stops near the "UMSL North MetroLink station."

For more information, go to Parking and Transportation's Campus Shuttle page.


Driving Directions to the North Campus of University of Missouri - St. Louis

From the West on I-70: For Monday through Friday library visitor parking: For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:

From the East on I-70:

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From the West on 40/61/64:

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From the East on 40/64:

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From I-170:

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From north St. Louis County:

     From Graham/Hanley:

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     From Florissant Rd:

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     Westbound on Natural Bridge Road:

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Handicap Parking

General campus maps

Handicap Parking for the Thomas Jefferson Library (Building 14 on the PDF map) is available on the third floor (quadrangle level) of the West Drive Parking Structure South (Building 52); come out of the garage at the third floor (quadrangle level) exit near the elevator and the Library is the building to the right of the pyramid-shaped skylight. Handicap parking is also available on the entrance level (level one).  This garage has an elevator.

More parking information