Main Library

Main Library Units

Building Access

When the Library Collections and the Learning Commons are open the North, South and Madison St. entrances will be unlocked. When the Library Collections is closed and the Learning Commons is open all entrances will be locked and university affiliated users must use their Iowa One cards to enter. When the Library and Learning Commons are closed, all doors will be locked.


All security cameras will be wired to provide video recordings to UI Public Safety. Access to security videos will require a formal request per university surveillance policies.