Getting started with your research

The Research section walks you through starting your research.

Using or seeing the collections

Rules and guidelines for using the collections are outlined in the Research section.

Attending events at Andersen Library

Continuum brings you the latest news and details about events and exhibits at Andersen Library.

Getting to Andersen Library

Elmer L. Andersen Library (Andersen Library) sits on the West Bank of the Mississippi River near Willey Hall and the University Law School’s Mondale Hall.

University Parking and Transportation Services provides up-to-date information about transit options, biking, parking, and other campus transportation needs. University parking lot C86 is the closest parking facility to Andersen Library.

Driving and Delivery Directions

GPS systems often give incorrect directions for our location (222 - 21st Avenue South, Minneapolis), so if you are driving to Andersen Library and are unfamiliar with campus or with our location on the West Bank, please contact a staff member for assistance.

The following directions provide clear maps with driving directions:

Not finding what you need?

A staff person in Archives & Special Collections will be glad to assist you.