Locations & Directions
UNE Portland Campus
The Maine Women Writers Collection is located on the Portland campus of the University of New England in the Josephine S. Abplanalp Library.
University of New England
716 Stevens Avenue
The Josephine S. Abplanalp Library is the large brick building located at the end of College Street.
Enter the library through the courtyard door. The Maine Women Writers Collection is located on the library first floor: turn left at the library front desk and continue down the hallway past the 24-hour lounge.
Map of the UNE Portland Campus
Floor map of the Abplanalp Library
UNE Biddeford Campus
While our primary location is on the Portland campus, we also have a presence in the Ketchum Library on the Biddeford campus in the Special Collections office. Staffed hours are limited at this location, so please contact the curator if you’d like to visit.
From Rte. 9/208: turn left onto Hills Beach Road. After the Alumni Cottage, the library is between and slightly behind the next two buildings on the left (Decary Hall and Stella Maris Hall).