William T. Young Library

 HOURS for April 19, 2021:  8:00am - Midnight


Take a virtual tour of Young Library.

Tours for UK Faculty, Staff and Students

  • Tours led by library staff are offered during student orientation at the beginning of the fall semester.
  • A tour outline is available for faculty and instructors to orient their students to the library. Print off the guide for a 30 minute library orientation tour. Orientation Tour Outline

Instruction for specific UK classes

  • See the Information Literacy page to request an instructional session. If you have questions concerning instruction, contact Debbie Sharp, Coordinator of Information Literacy, or contact your academic liaison.
  • Classes, workshops and tours hosted by UK Libraries are open to all UK faculty, students and staff.

For the Community:

Public tours and school groups should follow this self-guided tour or contact the UK Visitor Center.  Tours are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Also see information about directions to W.T. Young Library, a map, and parking.

Click the following image for a full-size PDF of our campus libraries map:

UK Libraries Campus Locations map

Download Quick Facts brochures on the William T. Young Library, the Wade Hall Quilt Collection, the Overbrook Tapestry, and Fossils at W.T. Young Library.