Archives & Special Collections is located on the UConn Storrs campus in the Dodd Center for Human Rights. Our collections are open and accessible to the public. 


Scheduling a Research Visit

Patrons are required to book an appointment at least two business days in advance of the date of your intended visit. 


Visitor Parking at Storrs

Walking Directions from South Parking Garage:

Cross Hillside Road (Gampel Pavilion will be on your left). Walk straight toward the Whetten Graduate Center with the Student Recreation Center on your right. As you approach the Whetten Graduate Center, you will see a small staff-only parking lot on your right. You can enter the side door of the Dodd Center for Human Rights and follow the corridor to the front lobby, or continue straight to the plaza between the Dodd Center and Homer Babbidge Library and enter through the Dodd Center’s front door into the lobby. The McDonald Reading Room will be immediately in front of you.

We are unable to validate parking. 



Please contact us at (860) 486-2524 or by email at archives@uconn.edu if you have any questions in advance of your visit. We are happy to help!

Archives & Special Collections
University of Connecticut Library
405 Babbidge Road, Unit 1205
Storrs, CT 06269-1205