Location & Directions


Arthur Lakes Library is located at 1400 Illinois St., Golden CO 80401. The main entrance is on Illinois St. The delivery dock is accessible from Maple St.

Maps, Directions, Parking Info for the Mines campus. (The Library is F-6 on the Mines Campus Map.)

Directions to campus on Google Maps


Parking for Library Visitors

You need a Mines permit to park on campus Monday-Friday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. Visitor parking permits can be purchased at:

  • Pay-And-Display Parking Kiosks in General (Blue) lots
  • Parking Services, 1318 Maple St.

General (Blue) parking lots nearest the Library:

  • Lot GRL, 13th and Maple
  • Lot D, Elm and 16th
  • Lot O, Arapahoe and 15th

Disabled Access

Visitors with Handicapped Parking Permits can use their Mines permit to park in any designated handicapped parking space on campus. The Library’s Disabled Access entrance is accessible from the parking lot of Guggenheim Hall (the neighboring building to the south) via Maple St. Contact the Library Front Desk for more information about accessibility and disabled services.

Note: Nearby neighborhoods require residential parking permits on weekdays. Free two-hour parking is available in downtown Golden.

1400 Illinois St., Golden CO 80401