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Student studies in the Second Floor Rotunda at Young Library.

William T. Young Library is the central library in the University of Kentucky library system. Young Library houses a general undergraduate collection as well as materials in agriculture, biology, business, humanities, and the social sciences. The library is home to the Student Media Depot, the Hemenway Writing Center, Presentation U, and the Ricoh Document Service Center.

William T. Young Library
401 Hilltop Avenue
Lexington, KY 40506-0456

Student browses juvenile literature collection at the Education Library.

Located in Room 227 on the Second Floor of Dickey Hall, the Education Library supports the learning, teaching, and research needs of the College of Education. We are home to the Butler Education Studio, a maker space with a variety of self-serve craft materials and a 3D printer. We hold an extensive juvenile collection as well as materials on educational counseling, rehab counseling, health and kinesiology, and teacher education.

227 Dickey Hall
251 Scott Street
Lexington, KY 40506-0017

Two students with computers study at a table in the Law Library.

Law Library

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Located on the north side in the J. David Rosenberg College of Law building, the Law Library welcomes all legal researchers. Knowing that the study and practice of law is critical to a healthy and functioning society, we encourage all members of our community to use legal resources to answer questions, advance causes, and help others.

University of Kentucky
College of Law Library

620 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40506

Two students study at separate tables at the Fine Arts Library.

The Lucille Caudill Little Fine Arts Library holds collections in architecture, art, arts administration, dance, historic preservation, interior design, music, performing arts, photography, and theatre. We support learning, teaching, and research across the arts, and offer research help and library instruction services. The library is home to the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music, which includes the Niles Gallery and the Niles Reading Room.

Lucille Caudill Little Fine Arts Library
160 Patterson Drive
Lexington, KY 40506-0224

Female student studies in the basement of the Medical Center Library.

The Medical Center Library facilitates access to health information essential for teaching, research, and patient care. We support students, faculty, and researchers in the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Nursing, Health Sciences, Public Health, and Agriculture, Food, & Environment.

William R. Willard Medical Education Building 298
780 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0298

Students study at a table on the Fourth Floor of the Science & Engineering Library.

The Science & Engineering Library supports the learning, teaching, and research needs of UK students, faculty, staff, and the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The library holds the astronomy, chemistry, earth and environmental science, mathematics, physics, statistics, and most engineering disciplines collections. It is also home to the Gwen Curtis Map Collection and the GIS Lab.

179 Funkhouser Drive
Lexington, KY 40506-0039

A student stands in front of a computer in the Breckinridge Digital Studio

The Special Collections Research Center preserves materials documenting the social, cultural, economic, and political history of Kentucky. The SCRC is home to UK Libraries' collection of rare books, Kentuckiana, the Archives, the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, the King Library Press, the Bert T. Combs Appalachian Collection, the John G. Heyburn II Initiative for Excellence in the Federal Judiciary, and the Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center.

Margaret I. King Library
Lexington, KY 40506-0039