The Louisiana and Special Collections Reading Room is located in room 401 on the 4th floor of the Earl K. Long Library. Special Collections manuscript materials and archives are made available upon patron request. Requests can be made via phone, e-mail, or in-person in the Reading Room. Patrons are encouraged to optimize their research time by requesting materials in advance of their visit.
The Earl K. Long Library is located roughly in the center of UNO's Lakefront campus. Visitor parking lots can be accessed via Founders Road from Leon C. Simon Boulevard, or via Alumni Drive from Elysian Fields Avenue, near the University Center. Driving directions and maps of the various campus locations are also available on the UNO website.
The campus may also be reached via the #51, #52, #55, and #60 bus lines. For more information on public transit in New Orleans, please visit the Regional Transit Authority website.