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 Wednesdays  and University holidays (see listing below).

Appointments are encouraged for those who plan extensive research.

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 2018) when MUNFLA will be closed:

Monday, January 1, 2018New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 2, 20182 January Holiday
Monday, March 19, 2018Mid-March
Friday, March 30, 2018Good Friday
Monday, May 21, 2018Victoria (Commonwealth) Day
Monday, June 25, 2018Discovery Day
Monday, July 2, 2018Memorial Day
Monday, July 9, 2018Mid-July
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 (or as designated)Regatta Day
Monday, September 3, 2018Labour Day
Monday, October 8, 2018Thanksgiving
Monday, November 12, 2018Remembrance Day
Tuesday, December 25, 2018Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 26, 2018Boxing Day


Department of Folklore

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000