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Indiana University Bloomington

General information: Planning your visit

The Lilly Library is located in the heart of the Indiana University campus in Bloomington, Indiana.

Interactive Campus Map: Select "Lilly Library" to view our location and the surrounding area.

On-campus accommodations

The Biddle Hotel located in the Indiana Memorial Union is just two blocks from the Lilly Library.

Off-campus accommodations

"Where to Stay" Monroe County Convention & Visitors Bureau : Limit your search to "Downtown" to find hotels and bed-and-breakfasts within walking distance of the Library.

Temporary Housing Available, Office of Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculties: Information on sublets and longer-term housing.

Traveling to the Library


The Indianapolis International Airport is the nearest major airport and is serviced by most major carriers. Bloomington is located 50 miles south of Indianapolis. Options for traveling from the airport to Bloomington include the following:


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Last updated: 23 January 2016

The Lilly Library, 1200 East Seventh Street, Bloomington, Indiana, 47405-5500   Tel. 812-855-2452  Fax. 812-855-3143

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