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Gateway Library Instruction Conference 2019

Program details to the 4th Gateway Library Instruction Conference to be held on Friday, July 19, 2019

Location and Parking

Getting to the UMSL Conference Center in the J.C. Penney Building (North Campus)
(UMSL address: 1 University Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63121-4400)

Click here for campus map link (Google). Find the tab for: J.C. Penney Building / Conference Center (JCP)

Text directions to the conference:

Note: There is repair work being done on the road in front of the
parking garage but the way is accessible to traffic

Bullet From I-70 Eastbound:

  • I-70 East, exit at University Blvd/Florissant Road (Exit 240)
  • Bear right on University Blvd/Florissant Road
  • Turn right on Natural Bridge Road
  • Go past the campus entrance on the right (University Drive). There will be a traffic light.  Travel a little further to the next traffic light at West Drive
  • Turn right at West Drive and find the West Garage some 1,000 feet to the right
    • Park on the top level of the garage
    • Conference will be at the J.C. Penney Building directly across the lawn from the West Garage

Bullet From I-70 Westbound:

  • I-70 West, exit at University Blvd/Florissant Road (Exit 240)
  • Turn left on University Blvd/Florissant Road
  • Turn right on Natural Bridge Road
  • Go past the campus entrance on the right (University Drive). There will be a traffic light.  Travel a little further to the next traffic light at West Drive
  • Turn right at West Drive and find the West Garage some 1,000 feet to the right
    • Park on the top level of the garage
    • Conference will be at the J.C. Penney Building directly across the lawn from the West Garage

Bullet From I-170 North or Southbound:

  • Off of I-170, exit at Natural Bridge Road (Exit 6)
  • Turn onto Natural Bridge Road, heading East. i.e.:
    • If you exit Northbound, you will not go under the highway overpass
    • If you exit Southbound, you will turn left and go under the highway overpass
    • Either way, you should soon see a Quik Trip on the left
      • If you pass a White Castle or a Church's Chicken you are heading in the wrong direction
  • Travel approximately two miles. Turn left at the traffic light for West Drive (it will be BEFORE the main entrance to the University)
  • Find the West Garage some 1,000 feet to the right on West Drive
    • Park on the top level of the garage
    • Conference will be at the J.C. Penney Building directly across the lawn from the West Garage

 

Parking: Park at the top level of the West Garage (see map below). There is no need for a permit in this location.

Map of UMSL Conference Center in J.C. Penney Building on North Campus

 

 

Accessibility:

  • Anyone with a handicap hang tag can park in the marked spaces near the Conference Center.
  • There is an elevator that provides access to all levels.
  • All the tables and chairs are mobile for easy re-arranging.

 

WiFi Access?

  • Start a browser or go to portal.umsl.edu
  • Select TritonNet (not TritonNetGuest !)
  • Login:  gst-gateway
  • Password (case sensitive):  TransformLives2019!  

 

 

 

Nursing station:

There will be a VIP Lounge suite with private rooms at the conference facility, Level 3, for nursing-related needs.