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 (Building 14 on the North Campus map (PDF)) 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:
  • Exit onto N - Florissant Road/University Blvd. (Exit 240)
  • Bear right onto N South Only, curving right at the Yield sign
For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue on N South (Florissant Road) for approximately ½ mile (past the first University entrance stop light)
  • Turn right onto Bellerive Drive
  • Proceed up the hill; the Drive curves left at the top of the hill (you are now on East Drive)
  • Continue on East Drive to Parking Lot B
  • Parking Lot B, on the right, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the left, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • At the first stop light, turn right (down the short hill)
  • At the stop sign at the bottom of the hill, turn left
  • At the blinking stop light, turn right onto Mark Twain Drive and proceed up the hill
  • Near the top of the hill, at the intersection of Mark Twain and West Drives, turn right onto West Drive
  • Follow West Drive toward Natural Bridge Road
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your left; see parking information on this page

From the East on I-70:

  • Exit onto N - Florissant Road/University Blvd. - N. Hanley Road (Exit 240)
  • Stay in the left lane
  • Take N - Florissant Road/University Blvd. (stay in the far left lane)
  • Bear left onto N South Only
  • Turn left at the stop lighted intersection on the left turn signal, onto N South (Florissant Road)
For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue on N South (Florissant Road) for approximately ½ mile (past the first University entrance stop light)
  • Turn right onto Bellerive Drive
  • Proceed up the hill; the Drive curves left at the top of the hill (you are now on East Drive)
  • Continue on East Drive to Parking Lot B
  • Parking Lot B, on the right, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the left, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • At the next stop light, turn right (down the short hill).
  • At the stop sign at the bottom of the hill, turn left.
  • At the blinking stop light, turn right onto Mark Twain Drive and proceed up the hill.
  • Near the top of the hill, at the intersection of Mark Twain and West Drives, turn right onto West Drive
  • Follow West Drive toward Natural Bridge Road
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your left; see parking information on this page

From the West on 40/61/64:

  • Exit at I-170/Brentwood Blvd. (Exit 31)
  • Bear left on the exit ramp for I-170/Brentwood Blvd. North
  • Turn left onto northbound Brentwood at the stop light at the bottom of the ramp
  • Go approximately three blocks until you come to Galleria Parkway
  • Turn right at the Galleria Parkway stop light
  • Go left onto northbound I-170
  • Exit onto Natural Bridge Road (Exit 6)
  • Turn right onto eastbound Natural Bridge Road
  • Continue past the intersection with Hanley Road (a stop light)
For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto University Drive (the 2nd stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • Bear right onto East Drive
  • Parking Lot B, on the left, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the right, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto West Drive (the first stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your right; see parking information on this page

From the East on 40/64:

  • Exit on I-170 North - Clayton Road/Brentwood Blvd. (Exit 31 A-B)
  • Bear right onto I-170 North (Exit 31B) Continue North on I-170
  • Exit onto Natural Bridge Road (Exit 6)
  • Turn right onto eastbound Natural Bridge Road
  • Continue past the intersection with Hanley Road (a stop light)
For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto University Drive (the 2nd stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • Bear right onto East Drive
  • Parking Lot B, on the left, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the right, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto West Drive (the first stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your right; see parking information on this page

From I-170:

  • Exit onto Natural Bridge Road (Exit 6)
  • Turn right onto eastbound Natural Bridge Road
  • Continue past the intersection with Hanley Road (a stop light)
For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto University Drive (the 2nd stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • Bear right onto East Drive
  • Parking Lot B, on the left, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the right, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto West Drive (the first stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your right; see parking information on this page

From north St. Louis County:

     From Graham/Hanley:

  • Continue south on Hanley Road until you reach the intersection with Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left (East) onto Natural Bridge Road
     For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto University Drive (the 2nd stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • Bear right onto East Drive
  • Parking Lot B, on the left, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the right, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
     For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • Continue eastbound on Natural Bridge Road
  • Turn left onto West Drive (the first stop light east of Hanley Road)
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your right; see parking information on this page

     From Florissant Rd:

  • Continue South/east on Florissant Road
  • Proceed under the I-70 overpass (University of Missouri - St. Louis is written on the overpass)
     For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Continue on N South (Florissant Road) for approximately ½ mile (past the first University entrance stop light)
  • Turn right onto Bellerive Drive
  • Proceed up the hill; the Drive curves left at the top of the hill (you are now on East Drive)
  • Continue on East Drive to Parking Lot B
  • Parking Lot B, on the right, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the left, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
     For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • At the next stop light, turn right (down the short hill).
  • At the stop sign at the bottom of the hill, turn left
  • At the blinking stop light, turn right onto Mark Twain Drive and proceed up the hill.
  • Near the top of the hill, at the intersection of Mark Twain and West Drives, turn right onto West Drive
  • Follow West Drive toward Natural Bridge Road
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your left; see parking information on this page

     Westbound on Natural Bridge Road:

     For Monday through Friday library visitor parking:
  • Turn right onto University Drive (a stop light)
  • Bear right onto East Drive
  • Parking Lot B, on the left, has limited metered visitor parking
  • (Parking Lot A, on the right, has an extremely limited number of visitor parking spaces)
     For Saturday and Sunday library visitor parking:
  • Turn right at West Drive (the stop light just west of University Drive)
  • West Drive Parking Structure South will be on your right; see parking information on this page

Parking

General campus maps

On Monday through Friday, visitors may only park in areas designated for their use; some are metered spaces, such as parking lot B.

An UMSL parking permit is strongly recommended. They are available from the Parking and Transportation office.

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.

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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.

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