O. Meredith Wilson Library, University of Minnesota, 309 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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O. Meredith Wilson Library

Address: 309 19th Avenue S
Neighborhood/s: University, Minneapolis, Minnesota, West Bank, Minneapolis, Minnesota
City/locality-
State/province
Minneapolis, Minnesota
County-
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Hennepin County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1967
Primary Style: Modern
Historic Function: Library
Current Function: Library
Architect or source of design: Cerny Associates
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Brick
Part of the Site: University of Minnesota, West Bank Campus
Notes: renovated 2005

University, West Bank Minneapolis Hennepin

O. Meredith Wilson Library, University of Minnesota, 309 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota
(44.971037° N, 93.245673° WLatitude: 44°58′15.733″N
Longitude: 93°14′44.423″W
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The O. Meredith Wilson Library, often simply called Wilson Library, is one of the main research libraries on the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities Campus.

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Memories and stories

Memory

The library's elevator only goes up to the fourth floor, but students at the University of Minnesota--especially graduate students who spent a lot of time there--claimed that the library had a mysterious fifth floor that only professors access by using a special stairway.

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