Access to the Library - General Information

Policy Statement:

The University Library provides access to its facilities to the faculty, staff, and students of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as well as to visitors to the campus and members of the general public, in order to promote the use of Library resources and to support teaching, learning, research, and study on the Urbana campus.

Between the hours of 12:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., access to all Library facilities is limited to students, staff, and faculty of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign holding a valid i-card.

In order to promote a safe and secure environment for its users, the Library reserves the right to limit access to its facilities, as appropriate, and in accordance with the Library’s Patron Conduct Policy.

Related Policies (Library):

Patron Conduct Policy

Related Policies (Campus):

Use of University Premises and Facilities on the Urbana-Champaign Campus

Related Resources:


Responsible Office: Office of Library Facilities

Office of Library Facilities
246 Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333-0317

Office of User Services
246 E Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801

Approved by: University Library Administrative Council
Approved on: December 20, 2010
Effective on: January 18, 2011
Review Cycle: As needed
Change History: Initial approval, December 20, 2010