Drain-Jordan Library, West Virginia State University - Location and Parking
library building, angled front view

Library Location & Parking

The Drain-Jordan Library occupies a central location both intellectually and physically on the campus of West Virginia State University. If you are on campus and wish to locate us, the library is building #4 on the campus map and is pictured above on the right.

If you wish to visit us and are coming from off campus, please follow the Directions to the Library. If you have additional questions about how to find us, please call us at 304.766.3116 or email at refdesk@wvstateu.edu.

Local Directions to the Library (within West Virginia)

Take Interstate 64 and exit 50 (Institute). Turn left onto US Highway 25 (Fairlawn Avenue). Drive approximately 0.2 miles. A visitors's parking lot, clearly marked, is available on the right-hand side of the road adjacent to Wallace Hall (a nine story building). Visitors need to check in with Public Safety (Security) located near the lot (Ferrell Hall, first floor) and receive a visitor's parking pass. From Ferrell/parking lot, the Drain-Jordan Library is approximately 40 yards south and east.