Main Library

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About the Main Library

The go-to place to study, create, collaborate, and get things done.

The Main Library offers flexible spaces, friendly experts, a wide range of technology, and in-depth research collections that encourage new ideas and help build new connections.

Check main library hours

Finding your way around

See locating books & other materials.

Area Services & collections
1st floor
(see 1st floor map)
Borrow technology from the Rhonda G. Tubbs Tech Toolshed
Chinese collection
Group study rooms
Japanese collection
Map collection
Self checkout machine
Accessible and all-gender restrooms
2nd floor
(see 2nd floor map)
Ask Us desks
Hold shelf and interlibrary loan
Books that Matter (Browsing collection)
Lost and found
CATalyst Studios
Self checkout machines
Scholars' Corner
Accessible and all-gender restrooms
3rd floor
(see 3rd floor map
Administration office
Children's literature
Current journals (A-HF 1399)
Wildcat Reads collection
Quiet study rooms
Reference collection
Student lockers
Accessible restrooms
4th floor
(see 4th floor map)
Current journals (HF 1400-PQ)
Group study rooms
Quiet study floor
Accessible restrooms
5th floor
(see 5th floor map)
Current journals (PR-ZA)
Group study rooms
Office of Digital Innovation & Stewardship
Quiet study floor
UA Press
User Experience, Assessment & Analytics
Accessible restrooms

Parking information

Visitors can park at the Cherry Avenue Garage just east of the library. There are also metered parking spots on Cherry Ave. just north of Fourth St. 

Contact us

Main Library
University of Arizona
1510 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
(520) 621-6442