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To reach Memorial Library from University Avenue, turn north onto Lake Street. Memorial Library is at the corner of Lake Street and State Street, and faces the University Bookstore building. The closest public parking is the City of Madison State Street Campus Ramp on North Lake Street between State Street and University Avenue.
More information about planning your visit to campus.
Parking close to the east side of campus is available at the city’s State Street Campus Ramp, located north of University Avenue with entrances on both Lake Street and Frances Street.
The online campus map shows locations of public parking near Memorial Library. Click on any “P” for details of that location, including realtime availability.
Metered public parking is quite limited in campus lots and ramps. Please view hourly parking for options.
Many Madison Metro bus routes get close to Memorial Library. The closest routes are usually the 4 and 6, and for campus routes, the 80. Use 728 State Street to plan your route.
Memorial Library is close to the bike trails and paths and has bike racks along Lake Street and Library Mall. During warmer months, there are several B-Cycle stations within blocks of Memorial.