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Wilson LibraryLocation and Driving Directions

If you are driving to UNC-Chapel Hill...

From Interstate 40 (coming from Raleigh and points east)

Take exit 273-B (Hwy 54) towards Chapel Hill
Continue straight to the top of the hill
Hwy 54 will become South Road
Turn left onto Stadium Drive (immediately before the Bell Tower)
Go to the end, turn right onto Ridge Road
Park at the Rams Head Parking Deck
Parking rates are $1.25 hour in all visitor parking lots

From Interstate 85 (coming from Charlotte, Winston-Salem, Greensboro):

Take I-40 East towards Raleigh
Take Exit 273 and turn right at the end of the exit ramp
Continue straight to the top of the hill
Hwy 54 will become South Road
Turn left onto Stadium Drive (immediately before the Bell Tower)
Go to the end, turn right onto Ridge Road
Park at the Rams Head Parking Deck
Parking rates are $1.25 hour in all visitor parking lots

From Interstate 85 North (coming from Durham and points north):

Follow I-85 to intersection with Hwy 15-501 South
Follow 15-501 South towards Chapel Hill; the highway will divide
Remain on 15-501 South (Bypass) bearing left, away from Franklin Street
Turn right onto Highway 54 Exit towards "UNC-Chapel Hill"
Continue to the top of the hill
Hwy 54 will become South Road
Turn left onto Stadium Drive (immediately before the Bell Tower)
Go to the end, turn right onto Ridge Road
Park at the Rams Head Parking Deck
Parking rates are $1.25 hour in all visitor parking lots

Metered spaces are also available along South Street.
Other pay lots are available, please see the Department of Public Safety's Web Site.

From the Rams Head Parking Deck, walk back down Stadium Drive to South Road. The Wilson Library is located directly across from the Bell Tower. To enter the building walk around from the South Street side to the front entrance. Once you enter the building go through the foyer and turn right to go to the Research Library and left to go to the Gallery.

Prospective visitors to the North Carolina Collection should be aware of enforced parking regulations on the University of North Carolina campus. The Department of Transportation & Parking (919-962-3951) provides up-to-date information on parking.

Disability Access

The University Libraries are committed to providing access to their collections, resources, and services to all library users, including people with physical and learning disabilities.

If your needs are not met by the policies and procedures described here, please notify the Library. We will examine and, if necessary, extend our policies and procedures to accommodate your needs.

Parking and Building Access

Disability access is from the side (east) entrance of the Wilson Library. Marked Disability parking spaces are behind the library directly across from Stadium Drive, accessible from the South Road entrance.

Once inside the building, elevator access is available past the stairwell in the elevator lobby on the east side of the building. The elevator allows access to all four main floors of the Wilson Library.

 

The North Carolina Collection/ University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CB 3930, Wilson Library/ Chapel Hill, NC 27515-8890
Reference questions: (919) 962-3765 or wilsonlibrary@unc.edu
Curatorial staff: (919) 962-1172