Map & Government Information Library

Today's hours: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., or by appointment Open


Maymester and Summer Semesters:

Hours during Maymester and Summer vary. Please see Full Calendar.

Fall and Spring Semesters:

Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Full calendar, including intersession, holidays and other exceptions to normal hours


The Map and Government Information Library (MAGIL) acquires, organizes and provides access to cartographic and government information. It is located in the sub-basement of the Main Library.

The UGA Libraries serves as Georgia's regional depository for documents published by the Federal government as well as the official depository for documents published by the State of Georgia. Its collections also include select international and United Nations documents. Cartographic resources include maps, aerial photography and remote sensed imagery, atlases, city directories, digital spatial data, and reference materials, with a particular emphasis on the State of Georgia. 


The nearest publicly available parking is in the North Campus Parking Deck. (Rates and more information)

Transit Stops
Main Library
Campus Transit Routes
Central Loop
East Campus Shuttle
Milledge Avenue
Night Campus
North South Connector
West Campus Shuttle
Main Library
320 S. Jackson Street
Athens, GA 30602
Interior of Map and Government Information Library, showing globes and shelves of books