This library is closed until further notice. If you need books or other physical materials from this library, please search for the item in Libraries search. Sign in and place a “Get It” request and you can pick up items at one of our four open buildings — Wilson, Walter, Health Sciences, and Magrath libraries — or have them delivered to your office or residence hall.

Elmer L. Andersen Library is located at:
222-21st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Library Hours:
The building is open 8-5 Monday, Tuesday and Friday and 8-7 Wednesday and Thursday.
Hours for individual units may vary, please contact the correct unit directly for more information.

For information about exhibits and events contact the Building Manager at or 612-625-9825 x1

Driving to the West Bank Campus of the University of Minnesota
Link to a Map and Directions to Andersen Library
(use these directions for small deliveries and passenger drop-off)

Delivery Truck Driving Directions
Link to a Map and Directions to the Andersen/MLAC Loading Dock
(use these directions for large deliveries)

Link to a Map and Directions for Andersen Parking
For further parking information, call:
University of Minnesota Parking Services: 612-626-PARK

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