General information: Planning your visit
The Lilly Library is located in the heart of the Indiana University campus in Bloomington, Indiana.
Interactive Campus Map: Select "Lilly Library" to view our location and the surrounding area.
The Biddle Hotel located in the Indiana Memorial Union is just two blocks from the Lilly Library.
"Where to Stay" Monroe County Convention & Visitors Bureau : Limit your search to "Downtown" to find hotels and bed-and-breakfasts within walking distance of the Library.
Temporary Housing Available, Office of Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculties: Information on sublets and longer-term housing.
Traveling to the Library
The Indianapolis International Airport is the nearest major airport and is serviced by most major carriers. Bloomington is located 50 miles south of Indianapolis. Options for traveling from the airport to Bloomington include the following:
- Bloomington Shuttle Service, Toll-free: 1-800-589-6004
- Star of America,
(Van shuttle between several Bloomington locations and the Indianapolis Airport)
- Yellow Cab Company, Phone: 812-339-9744 (service available to/from Indianapolis)