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American Spaces
Compelling programs and activities on a wide range of themes and topics


American Spaces are open-access learning and gathering places around the world that promote interaction – both in-person and virtual – among local audiences and the United States. More than 600 American Spaces are located in universities, shopping malls, libraries and other public places, as well as on embassy compounds, in more than 140 countries.

In a welcoming American-themed environment, American Spaces deliver compelling programs and activities on a wide range of themes and topics — everything from free internet access to objective news publications to advanced technology to programs on freedom of cultural expression. For example, visitors may find

        • Educational advising for those who want to study in the U.S.
        • Workshops on a range of topics from career skills to English language learning
        • Classes and clubs introducing new technologies, 21st-century digital skills and academic resources
        • Films, discussions and lectures on entrepreneurship, leadership, current events, international affairs and much more
        • Visit one of the American Spaces below to learn more!

American Spaces in Nigeria

American Center Abuja

American Center Lagos

American Corner Abuja

American Corner Bauchi

American Corner Calabar

American Corner Ibadan

American Corner Kano

American Corner VI Lagos

American Corner Maiduguri

American Corner Port Harcourt

American Corner Sokoto

American Corner Ikeja

Abeokuta Window on America

Awka Window on America

Benin City Window on America

Enugu Window on America

American Corner Lekki

Osogbo Window on America

Uyo Window on America

Window on America Dutse

Window on America Makurdi

Window on America Gombe

Window of America Keffi

Window on America Minna

American Centers are open on days stated below except on American and Nigerian Holidays.

American Center Abuja
Embassy of the United States of America.
Plot 1075 Diplomatic Drive, Central District Area, Abuja.
Telephone: +234-209-461-4224/6
E-mail: ircabuja@state.gov

Opens Monday – Thursday : 9am-4pm Friday: 9am – 12noon

American Center Lagos
U.S. Consulate General. 2, Walter Carrington Crescent, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Telephone: +234-201-460-3804/6, 3513
E-mail: wyllagos@state.govOpens Monday – Thursday: 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. and Friday: 10.00 a.m. – 12 noon


ELibraryUSA – Academic Database: Gain free access to research papers through our website: http://elibraryusa.state.gov. This service is available at all our spaces.

Book Catalog: Check a diverse collection of books that are available for borrowing at: https://amspacesnigeria.libib.com/.

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