Accessible Parking and Building Access

D. H. Hill Jr. Library

D. H. Hill Jr. Library Accessible Parking Map

Map of accessible parking at Hill Library

Parking

There are two parking places reserved for users with limited mobility in the Patterson parking lot near Broughton Dr. and the East Wing of the library.

Building Access

From Hillsborough Street:
Cross Founders Drive and use the main entrance, which is on on ground level and has automatic doors.

From the Brickyard:
There are wheelchair-accessible ramps from the brickyard around the left (west) side of the library to the Hillsborough Street entrance. The first floor entrance is on ground level and has automatic doors.

From the Patterson Lot:

  • For immediate access, call the Ask Us desk at 919-515-3364, and staff will come open the East door for you.
  • Use the ramp on the east side of the Hill Library to get to the sidewalk, then follow the sidewalk along the north side of the building along Founders Drive, all the way to the entrance at the northwest corner.
  • Individuals with disabilities who need to enter the building from Patterson parking lot can apply for an access card to the east door. This electronic proximity card will temporarily deactivate the lock and alarms, and a push pad is available to open the doors for unassisted entry.

Wheelchairs Provided

The Ask Us desk on the first floor can provide a wheelchair while you are at Hill Library. Wheelchairs are available near the Hillsborough Street entrance on the first floor and outside the Friends of the Library office, first floor, East Wing. Feel free to call ahead so we can meet you at the entrance. Call 919-515-3364. (Information for staff).


James B. Hunt Jr. Library Accessible Parking Map

Map of accessible parking at Hunt Library

James B. Hunt Jr. Library

Parking

There are five car-accessible spaces and one van-accessible space in the Poutlon Deck paylot on Partners Way directly across the street from the library. There are more accessible parking options in the Partners Way Parking Deck located north of the library.

Building Access

From the Oval (east side):
There are power-assisted doors operated by a push pad at this main entrance to the library. You will enter the building on the second floor. Once inside the building, the entrance to the library is on the left.

From the Partners Way (west side):
There are power-assisted doors operated by a push pad at this entrance. You will enter the building on the first floor. Take the elevator up one floor; the entrance to the library is to the right of the elevator.

Wheelchairs Provided

Wheelchairs are available near both entrances. On the first floor, wheelchairs are available to the right of the doors to the Auditorium. On the second floor, wheelchairs are available just inside the gates near the Ask Us desk. Ask Us staff can bring a wheelchair to you; feel free to call ahead so we can meet you at one of the entrances. Call 919-515-7110. (Information for staff.)


NC State University Accessibility

The NC State University Accessibility Map (PDF) shows accessible parking, building entries, walkways, and other information for the entire NC State campus.

Note that all parking spaces on campus require parking stickers that are issued through the Transportation Department. For more information about accessible parking and permit applications, contact Transportation at (919) 515-3424 or the Transportation Accessibility Coordinator at (919) 515-8032.