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Hours & Directions


The Clements Library is open throughout the year excepting holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. We are open for research Monday through Thursday and for public exhibits on Fridays only. Please contact the Library with any questions.

Hours for Researchers

Monday9 AM - 4:45 PM
Tuesday9 AM - 4:45 PM
Wednesday9 AM - 4:45 PM
Thursday9 AM - 7:45 PM

Public Exhibit Hours

Friday10 AM - 4 PM

Upcoming Closures

  • Friday, February 21, Exhibits closed Noon-4pm
  • Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day)
  • Friday, July 3 (Independence Day)
  • Monday, Sept. 7 (Labor Day)
  • November 26-27 (Thanksgiving)
  • December 25 – Jan. 1 (Season Days)  

Directions & Parking


William L Clements Library
909 S. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190

Interactive Map of Ann Arbor and the campus


Hourly parking is available nearby at on-street meters and parking structures. See Ann Arbor Downtown Parking Location and Rates for details.

Street Parking
S. State Street: E-metered parking (uses credit card, debit card, cash or change)

Tappan Street (across from Clements Library): E-metered parking (uses credit card, debit card, cash or change)

Parking Structures
S. Forest Structure, 650 S. Forest Ave.: Public parking, $1.20/hour
Maynard Street Structure, 324 Maynard St.: Public parking, $1.20/hour

State Street Park & Ride Lot – AATA Bus
South State Commuter Lot (across from Germain Honda)
Free parking on surface lot. Bus Fee $1.50.
Take AATA Bus 62 to campus. You can get off in front of UMMA or remain on bus and it will drop you off in front of Clements a few minutes later. Runs every 12 minutes until 6:30, then every 38 minutes. For more information,


The Clements Library welcomes individuals with disabilities to research and participate in its programs and activities.

Ramp access is provided at the north entrance to the Library. An elevator is available just inside the north entrance.

A gender-neutral restroom is available on the first floor, in addition to gendered restrooms on the basement level.

If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us in advance of your visit.

Clements Library north entrance