Indiana State Library
History Reference Room – Second Floor
315 W. Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Please enter the library through the Ohio Street entrance and take the stairs or elevator to the second floor.


Limited parking may be available within the Indiana State Government Center garages. The Senate Avenue garage is across the street from the library and be accessed from New York Street or Senate Avenue. Enter the garage in the far right lane and take a ticket. Please bring your ticket with you to the library for validation at conference check-in. We are unable to validate parking in any other downtown garages or metered parking.


Hotels closest to the library include:

  • Courtyard by Marriott Indianapolis at the Capitol
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Indianapolis Downtown at the Canal
  • JW Marriott