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Contact Information

Mailing Address:

MUN Folklore and Language Archive, Department of Folklore, Room ED4038, G.A.Hickman Building, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, Canada, A1B 3X8

Telephone: (709) 864-8401

Fax: (709) 864-4718


Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, excluding University holidays (see listing below).

Appointments are encouraged for those who plan extensive research.

**PLEASE NOTE** - Effective November 5, 2014 MUNFLA will be closed for reorganization/renovation and will tentatively re-open late February or early March 2015. During the closure, the Archive will not be able to assist any researchers or process any requests. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

How to Find Us:

We are located in Room ED4038 on the 4th floor of the G.A. Hickman Building. Commonly known as the Education Building, the G.A. Hickman Building is located on the corner of Prince Philip Drive and Westerland Road (diagonally across from the Health Sciences Centre) on the St. John's campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland.

campus map

A more detailed campus map is available at the following web page: (We are in Building 6, Zone 2.)


Metered parking (MP) is available at the following locations:

- On Westerland Road, both across from the G.A. Hickman (Education) Building and adjacent to the Field House Complex.

- On Irwin's Road, near the QEII Library.

- On the parking lot (Parking Lot 59) of St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Lambe's Lane (off Westerland Road).

- In front of the Arts & Administration Building (facing Elizabeth Avenue).

University Holidays (for 2014) when MUNFLA will be closed:

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 New Year's Day
Thursday, January 2, 2014 2 January Holiday
Monday, March 17, 2014 Mid-March
Friday, April 18, 2014 Good Friday
Monday, May 19, 2014 Victoria (Commonwealth) Day
Monday, June 23, 2014 Discovery Day
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 Memorial Day
Monday, July 14, 2014 Mid-July
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 (or as designated) Regatta Day
Monday, September 1, 2014 Labour Day
Monday, October 13, 2014 Thanksgiving
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Remembrance Day
Thursday, December 25, 2014 Christmas Day
Friday, December 26, 2014 Boxing Day