William L. Clements Library

Hours & Directions

Please note: The Clements Library renovation project began July 2013. Staff and collections are now located at 1580 E. Ellsworth Road. For more information, see the Renovation Project Update page.

Library Hours

The Clements Library is open throughout the year excepting holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. Library hours vary seasonally:

Labor Day through May 25:

Library:
Monday: 9:00 am – 4:45 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 4:45 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 4:45 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am – 7:45 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 4:45 pm

May 29 through Labor Day:

Library:
Monday: 9:00 am – 5:45 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 5:45 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 5:45 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am – 5:45 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 11:45 am

Directions

The Library is temporarily located at 1580 E. Ellsworth Road on the south side of Ann Arbor.


Driving Directions

From Detroit and Metro Airport (heading West)

Take I-94 West to State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State Street to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

From Chicago (heading East)

Take I-94 East to State Street (Exit 177). Turn right (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

From Ohio (heading North)

Take US-23 North to I-94 West. Exit at State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

From Northern MI (heading South)

Take I-75 South to US-23 South to I-94 West to State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

From Lansing

Take I-96 East to US-23 South to I-94 West to State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

From Northwest Suburbs of the Metro Detroit Area

Take I-696 to I-275 South to M-14 West to US 23 South to I-94 West to State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

Parts of Detroit, Redford, M-14, Plymouth and Canton

Take I-96 to M-14 West to US 23 South to I-94 West to State Street (Exit 177). Turn left (south). Continue on State St. to E. Ellsworth Road. Turn left (east). The building is on the right, about 500 yards past Varsity Drive.

Maps of Ann Arbor and the campus

Parking

Free parking is available at the 1580 E. Ellsworth Road location.