Location and Parking

Arthur Lakes Library is located at:

1400 Illinois St.
Golden CO 80401

The main entrance is on Illinois St.

1400 Illinois St., Golden CO 80401

Parking for Library Visitors

Visitors to campus during operational hours — Monday-Friday 7 a.m.–5 p.m. — should park in the General (blue) and Commuter (yellow) lots. All visitor parking areas have a pay and display parking meter. Please visit the pay stations to receive a parking permit.

Mines Parking Map

For more information, visit the Mines Parking Services page.

Note: Nearby neighborhoods require residential parking permits on weekdays. Free two-hour parking is available in downtown Golden.

Accessible Entrance

Visitors with handicapped parking permits can use their Mines permit to park in any designated handicapped parking space on campus. The Library’s ramp entrance is accessible from the parking lot of Guggenheim Hall (the neighboring building to the south) via Maple St.


Contact the Library for more information about accessible services.