Today: Special Collections in Hornbake 10:00am - 4:00pm, by appointment only


If you are using Prange Collection materials, you will go directly to the Maryland Room, which is located on the 1st floor of Hornbake Library North (4130 Campus Drive)

If you have an appointment with the Curator, you will go to the Gordon W. Prange Collection, which is located on the 4th floor of Hornbake Library North. The 4th floor is open to the public by appointment only. In order to gain access, you may exit the elevator on the 3rd floor, take the stairs to the 4th floor and ring the doorbell.  Or you may call the Prange Collection main number at 301-405-9348 and a Prange staff member will meet you in the Hornbake Lobby and escort you to the Prange Collection.   

Click here for an interactive pedestrian Campus Map.

Transportation to Campus

Metrorail from Washington, DC

  • Take the Red Line train (toward Glenmont); transfer at the Fort Totten station to the Green Line train (toward Greenbelt); get off at the College Park/U of MD station.
  • Or take the Green Line train (toward Greenbelt); get off at the College Park/U of MD station.
  • The University's Shuttle UM buses pick up University-bound passengers on the EAST side of the Metro station.  A University ID is not required for the route from the College Park Metro station. You will get off at Regents Drive Garage, which is a short walk from Hornbake Library North. See the Campus Map.

Driving and Rail Directions

For driving and rail directions, visit the University of Maryland website at Directions to the University of Maryland, College Park.