William L. Clements Library
Located on the central campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, the William L. Clements Library houses original resources for the study of American history and culture from the fifteenth through the nineteenth century. Our mission is to collect and preserve primary source materials, to make them available for research, and to support and encourage scholarly investigation of our nation’s past.
Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 am – 4:45 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 7:45 pm
Friday: No Research Hours
The Avenir Room is not open for Exhibit viewing or tours during Research Hours
Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Curators and other members of the Library staff will be pleased to assist with any questions relating to our collections. Ask a Curator using our online form, or contact the Library by telephone or email.