Hours, Directions & Parking

An exterior photo of The Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study

The Margaret Herrick Library is located in Beverly Hills at the Academy's Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study. The Fairbanks Center is south of Wilshire Boulevard and just north of Olympic Boulevard, on the west side of La Cienega Boulevard.

333 S. La Cienega Boulevard
Beverly Hills, California 90211

Public parking is available in the City of Beverly Hills public parking structure just north of the Fairbanks Center on La Cienega. Parking is free for the first two hours. Metered parking can also be found on Le Doux, the street to the west of the building.

Be sure to review the library rules before you come.


Monday, Thursday & Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Services such as retrieving materials and photocopying stop half an hour before closing time.

The Library will be closed on the following dates:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Monday, January 20, 2014)
Presidents' Day (Monday, February 17, 2014)
Memorial Day (Monday, May 26, 2014)
Independence Day (Friday, July 4, 2014)
Labor Day (Monday, September 1, 2014)
Thanksgiving (Thursday, November 27, 2014 & Friday, November 28, 2014)
Christmas/New Year's (December 20, 2014 – January 4, 2015)

Map & Directions

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From 10 Freeway Westbound & Eastbound:

Exit at La Cienega Boulevard-North and proceed north on La Cienega. Turn left at Olympic Boulevard and make an immediate right at the first street, Le Doux. Continue on Le Doux to Gregory Way. Turn right on Gregory Way and then right on La Cienega and proceed to the first driveway to enter the parking structure.

From 405 Freeway Southbound & Northbound:

Take the 405 South or 405 North to the 10 East. Exit at La Cienega Boulevard and proceed north.  (From there, follow the same directions at above).

Via surface streets:

From the West side, take Wilshire Boulevard east to La Cienega. Turn right at La Cienega and proceed one and a half blocks to the public parking structure.

From the East side, take Wilshire Boulevard west to La Cienega. Turn left at La Cienega and proceed one and a half blocks to the public parking structure.

From the Valley, take Laurel Canyon Boulevard to Sunset Boulevard. Take La Cienega south. The public parking structure is one and a half blocks south of Wilshire.

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