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Directions to Dunbar Library

Address: 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435

From the North (Toledo area)

I-75 south to I-70 east
I-70 east to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the Northeast (Cleveland/Akron area)

I-71 south to 270 west
270 west to I-70 west
I-70 west to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the South

I-75 north to I-675 north
I-675 north to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17). Follow sign for North Fairfield Road (not WSU)
Turn left on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the East or West

I-70 to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

Finding Dunbar Library

Dunbar Library is on the east side of campus, accessible from Loop Road.

STAC (Student Technology Assistance Center) is located on the 2nd floor.

Special Collections and Archives is located on the 4th floor.

Parking

Note that the parking booth is only open until 8:00pm. If you arrive after 8:00pm, you may get your parking pass from the staff at the Circulation Desk inside Dunbar Library.

Directions to Dunbar Library

Address: 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435

From the North (Toledo area)

I-75 south to I-70 east
I-70 east to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the Northeast (Cleveland/Akron area)

I-71 south to 270 west
270 west to I-70 west
I-70 west to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the South

I-75 north to I-675 north
I-675 north to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17). Follow sign for North Fairfield Road (not WSU)
Turn left on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

From the East or West

I-70 to I-675 south
I-675 south to North Fairfield Road (Exit 17)
Turn right on North Fairfield Road, travel approximately 1/2 mile to Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway
Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd.
Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot

Finding Dunbar Library

Dunbar Library is on the east side of campus, accessible from Loop Road.

STAC (Student Technology Assistance Center) is located on the 2nd floor.

Special Collections and Archives is located on the 4th floor.

Parking
  • Please drive to the Visitor Parking Booth in Lot 2 near the Student Union (indicated on the map at right by the boxed text) to pick up your free visitor parking pass.

Note that the parking booth is only open until 8:00pm. If you arrive after 8:00pm, you may get your parking pass from the staff at the Circulation Desk inside Dunbar Library.

  • Proceed to Lot 11, highlighted in orange on the map at right. The visitor spots are located near the TV Center.
  • Short-term visitor parking is for visits of 30 minutes or less. Turn on your carís flasher lights while you park here.