Building entry requires a valid Stanford ID Card, or visitor registration and a valid government-issued photo ID card.


Cecil H. Green Library 557 Escondido Mall Stanford, CA 94305-6063


Located in the heart of campus, close to the Hoover Tower.

Transit and Parking 

Enter campus from El Camino Real onto University Avenue. Visitor parking is available on the Oval.


The Loan & Privileges Desk staff are available to assist patrons with finding and retrieving items from our book stacks. Some areas of the stacks are not wheelchair accessible. Some collections are held at service points. Please contact library staff for further accommodation needs.


Green Library is the largest Stanford University library, and contains collections in the humanities, social sciences, area studies, and interdisciplinary areas. Green also has the longest business hours on campus and is a popular research destination for scholars of all disciplines.