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Hours & Directions: Home


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.

Library Hours

For the first two weeks of Spring Semester (January 10-23), while all classes are being conducted online, the Library building will be open as follows:

Monday - Thursday 

8 AM to 10 PM


8 AM to 5 PM

Saturday and Sunday


The library will also be closed on Monday, January 18, for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Note: For the final two hours on Monday through Thursday (8 p.m. to 10 p.m.), the ground floor only will be open and card-swipe access will be required. Research assistance from a librarian (online or in-person) will be available until 8 p.m.

Regular Spring Semester hours will begin on Sunday, January 24.

**For updated Coronavirus Information, visit the UM Coronavirus Information page and Canvas.**

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