Oxford, Ohio, is approximately one hour by car from either the Greater Cincinnati International Airport or the Dayton International Airport. It is also easily accessible from I-70, I-75, and I-71. A southwest Ohio regional map can be found here.

The closest hotel within walking distance to campus is the Holiday Inn Express. Please consult Miami University’s Accommodations page for a comprehensive list of places to stay in the Oxford area.

Two-hour metered parking is available on nearby streets. The Oxford Municipal Parking Garage, at Main and Walnut, is two and a half blocks away and offers reasonable day rates.

For a longer visit, it is suggested that you obtain a visitor’s parking permit, which allows the visitor to park in any University parking area. Visit Miami’s Parking Office in the Campus Avenue Building at 301 South Campus Avenue – Room 15. The hours are Monday through Thursday 8am – 6pm and Friday 8am-5pm. Summer hours are 7:30am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday. Registration requires a valid driver’s license and license plate number of the vehicle to be registered. Visitors who receive a University parking citation may contact the Parking Office for assistance. The Campus Avenue Parking Garage offers parking at $1 an hour. No permit is needed. For more information, and to view a number of campus and area maps, consult Visitors Information at Miami University.

Campus maps available online at: Miami University Campus Maps. Special Collections is located on the third floor of King Library on the west side of campus. Take the public elevator in the lobby to the third floor; facilities are immediately to the right.

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News and Events

Please note we have changed to our summer hours.

New finding aid: Clyde Fisher and Te Ata Collection.

The Indian Creek Baptist Church Meeting Minutes, 1810-1850, has been digitized and transcribed by Samantha Harris as part of a W.E. Smith Family Charitable Trust grant. View the digitized copy and transcription here.

Next year's exhibit topics have been selected! Summer 2015: Miami Univeristy in the 1960's, Fall 2015: artists' books, Spring 2016: travel maps & postcards.