Directions / Parking / Hours

The IJS is open Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM. Appointments for research are required.


Please give us a call at 973-353-5595 or send us an email at


Metered parking is available on the streets surrounding the Dana library: Bleeker Street and University Avenue. 

Traveling to the Institute by Public Transit

Take NJ Transit or PATH trains to Newark Penn Station
Take Newark Light Rail* to second stop, Washington St.
Exit train to the left, walk up stairs and continue to corner (University Ave.)
Make right on University Ave. and walk past intersection of Warren St.
About halfway down the next long block take large stairway on left under Rutgers-Newark sign to main campus plaza.
Dana Library will be in front of you. IJS is on 4th floor.

NEWARK LIGHT RAIL TICKETS: Purchase from vending machine. Select "Downtown Fare" and validate ticket in time-stamp machine before boarding train.

Mailing Address

185 University Avenue
Dana Library (4th floor)
Newark, NJ 07102
tel: 973-353-5595