Today's hours: Closed

Regular Semester Hours

Special Hours

Due to the coronavirus, MAGIL is CLOSED until further notice.

Please email with questions, including requests for scanned materials.


The Map and Government Information Library (MAGIL) is located in the sub-basement of the Main Library on North Campus.

MAGIL's mission is to provide bibliographic, physical and intellectual access to cartographic and government information in all formats.

The UGA Libraries serves as Georgia's regional depository for documents published by the Federal government as well as the official depository for documents published by the State of Georgia. Its collections also include select international and United Nations documents. Cartographic resources include maps, aerial photography and remote sensed imagery, atlases, city directories, digital spatial data, and reference materials, with a particular emphasis on the State of Georgia. 


The nearest publicly available parking is in the North Campus Parking Deck. (Rates and more information)

Campus Transit Routes
East Campus Express
East West
North South
Russell Hall
University Village
Main Library
320 S. Jackson Street
Athens, GA 30602
Interior of Map and Government Information Library, showing globes and shelves of books