Maps & Floor Plans
Here you’ll find directions and floor plans for most of our libraries. You can access location information for other BU Libraries from BU Maps.
Mugar Memorial Library
Located at 771 Commonwealth Avenue in the center of BU’s Charles River Campus, Mugar’s seven stories house computing facilities, the African Studies and Music Libraries, the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, the Pappas Law Library Annex, and 2.2 million books and resources.
African Studies Library
Located on the sixth floor of Mugar Memorial Library, the African Studies Library’s main stacks, materials, folios, periodicals, and documents are accessible via the north elevator or stairway.
The Music Library is located on the second floor of Mugar Memorial Library.
Krasker Film/Video Services Collection
The Krasker Collection is located in the basement of Mugar Memorial Library.
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center
The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center is found on the fifth floor of Mugar Memorial Library and is accessible via the south elevator.
Pappas Law Library Annex
The Law Library is located in two buildings on the BU Charles River Campus. The Law Library Annex is in the basement of Mugar Memorial Library, accessible by a separate entrance.
The Michael D. Papagiannis Astronomy Library is located at 725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor.
Pardee Management Library
The Pardee Management Library is located at 595 Commonwealth Avenue, in the School of Management’s Rafik B. Hariri Building. The entrance to the library is on the third floor.
Pickering Educational Resources Library
The Pickering Educational Resources Library is located at 2 Silber Way, in the School of Education, lower level.
Science & Engineering Library
The Science & Engineering Library is located at 38 Cummington Street, and is housed in the same building as the College of Engineering.
Stone Science Library
The Stone Science Library is located at 675 Commonwealth Avenue, 4th Floor, Room 440.
Pappas Law Library
The Law Library is located in two buildings on the BU Charles River Campus. The Pappas Library, on the second and third floors of the Law Tower at 765 Commonwealth Avenue, includes federal and state materials as well as major law reviews, a library reference desk, and research computers.
School of Theology Library
The School of Theology Library is located at 745 Commonwealth Avenue, on the second floor of the School of Theology building.
Alumni Medical Library
The Alumni Medical Library is located at 72 East Concord Street on the BU Medical Campus.