Maps and Directions

Maps and Directions

On this page: Addresses, Building Guide, Self-Guided Library Tour, Study Spaces in the Library, Reference Desk, and Shelving and other locations in the library.

PTS Campus Map


Street Address:

25 Library Place, Princeton, NJ 08540

Mailing Address:

Princeton Theological Seminary
P.O. Box 821
Princeton, NJ 08542 USA

Campus Map and Directions

Locations in the Library

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  Building Guide

Building Guide

To view the guide, click on the thumbnail image at right. Paper guides are available throughout the library.

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  Library Floor Plans

To view just the floor plans, click on the thumbnail image at left. Floor plans are also posted near elevators and stairwells on each floor.

Self-Guided Library Tour

Download PDF (Updated August 18, 2015)

Study Spaces in the Library

Places for both quiet and collaborative study

Reference Desk

The Reference Desk, available during posted hours, is located on the first floor. Requests for information may also be addressed online. The Reference Librarian provides individual reference and research assistance and offers periodic classes on the use of research tools. The Reference Librarian also handles interlibrary loan requests made by members of the Seminary community.

Shelving Locations

(Library of Congress Call Number Ranges)

Student browsing books in the stacks
Stacks (Compact Shelving)
  • Reference B-BR, First Floor balcony
  • Reference BS–Z, Lower Level
  • Main Stacks A–BT587, Third Floor
  • Main Stacks BT590–E, Second Floor
  • Main Stacks F–Z, Lower Level
  • Selected Periodicals (approx. 600 titles, current/unbound), Periodical Reading Room, First Floor, North Wing (shelved by title)
  • Periodicals (current and bound), Lower Level (shelved by call number)
  • Folios, Lower Level
  • Media, Lower Level
  • New Books, First Floor
  • Reigner Collection, Second Floor
  • Microforms, Second Floor

Selected additional locations ***

Student working at a computer
Computer workstation


  • Lower Level
  • Second Floor
  • Third Floor

Lower Level

First Floor

Student using flatbed scanner
  • Brick Café (1020)* Café Hours
  • Concourse*
  • Copy and Scan Center (1045)
  • New Books
  • Reference Desk (Hours)
  • Seminar Room (1060)
  • Service Desk

Second Floor

Students reading in the Alumni/ae Room
Alumni/ae Room

Third Floor

  • Center for Barth Studies (North Wing 3173)
  • PhD Suite
  • Seminar Room (3060)

***Study table and soft seating options abound on all floors, including (but not limited to) those marked (*) above. Restrooms and water fountains are also located on each floor.