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2017 Indiana University Libraries Information Literacy Colloquium--New Albany, Indiana: Travel and Housing

Travel and accommodations

 

The Colloquium will take place at the Indiana University Southeast campus in New Albany, Indiana.  New Albany is located in southern Indiana, about 15 minutes across the Ohio River from downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The area is served by the Louisville International Airport (also known as Standiford Field, airport code SDF), approximately 18 miles away from the IU Southeast campus. 

For those of you flying to and from Louisville, a cab from the Louisville International Airport to the IU Southeast campus will be around $40-45 with Yellow Cab (502-636-5511). Uber or Lyft will likely be less expensive, but it will depend on driver availability and time of day.

On-site housing will be available for $30 a night plus tax in Indiana University Southeast campus housing on August 2 and August 3. These are suite-style apartments with private bedrooms and shared en-suite bathrooms.You can register and pay for housing at the time that you register for the conference.  On-campus housing is sold-out as of July 14.

Indiana University Southeast is located at 4201 Grant Line Road, New Albany, Indiana, 47150.

Area Hotels

There is no official conference hotel and there are no special rates available. The following hotel listing is provided as a courtesy to those traveling to the Colloquium.

 
Ramada--Sellersburg, IN (4.6 miles from campus)
360 Triangle Drive
Sellersburg, IN 47172
(812) 246-3131
 
Best Western-New Albany, IN (4.5 miles from campus)
411 W. Spring St.
New Albany, IN 47150
(812) 944-4600
bestwestern.com
 
Fairfield Inn and Suites Louisville North--Jeffersonville, IN (9.8 miles from campus)
619 North Shore Drive
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
(812) 280-8220
 
Sheraton Louisville Riverside--Jeffersonville, IN (9.9 miles from campus)
700 West Riverside Drive
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
(812) 284-6711

IU Southeast

Eating on Campus

Due to summer hours, the Dining Commons on campus will close at 1:30 pm on Wednesday and Thursday. For those of you staying on campus and needing to plan for your meals outside of the Colloquium, please note the following:

There is a Kroger grocery store a mile down the road at 3400 Grant Line Road.

There is a McDonald’s, an Arby’s, and a Taco Bell across the street from campus.  Other area restaurants can be found at these links:

Restaurants in Louisville  

Restaurants in New Albany