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Hours for Spring Semester 2023

Sunday 2:00 PM to 12:00 AM*
Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM to 12:00 AM*
Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

*Starting on January 17th, 24/4 Overnight Study Space is available Sunday through Wednesday nights from 12 AM to 8 AM on the Ground Floor of the Library, for UM students only!  See our 24 hour library page for more information. 


  • For the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, the library will close at 5pm on Friday, January 13 and will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, January 17th.
  • For Spring Break, the library will close at 5pm on Friday, March 24th and will reopen at 6pm on Sunday, April 2nd.


Carmichael Library is located on the University of Montevallo campus, which is approximately 30 miles south of Birmingham and 60 miles north of Montgomery.

Directions From Birmingham

  • Interstate 65 South
  • Exit 234 (Shelby County Airport)
  • Left at light
  • Right on County Road 22 West
  • Left on Highway 119 South
  • Right on Oak Street

Directions From Montgomery

  • Interstate 65 North
  • Exit 228 (Highway 25/Calera Exit)
  • Left on Highway 25 South
  • Left on Highways 25 & 31
  • Right on Highway 25 South
  • Right on Highway 155 North
  • Right on Oak Street

Google Maps Address

To find us via Google Maps or other GPS device, type in the following address:

Bloch Street
Montevallo, AL 35115

Shipping Address

University of Montevallo
Carmichael Library
75 College Drive
Montevallo, AL 35115





Where to Park

We recommend that you park in the lot adjacent to Oak Street, which faces the entrance to the library ground floor.  For more information on parking, see the University of Montevallo Parking page.