Texas Tech University

Directions & Parking


On main campus, the TTU Libraries include University Library, Architecture Library, and the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.

Address of the University Library:

18th St & Boston Ave, Lubbock TX 79409

For the Architecture Library (ARCH), University Library (LIB), and Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library (SW), enter the campus at Flint Avenue or Boston Avenue. 


As a visitor, on Monday through Friday, 7:30 A.M. - 5:30 P.M., you will need to stop at an entry station to obtain a visitor's parking permit. The attendant will give you a campus map and directions to nearby visitor parking.

Besides, the University Library offers 15-minute parking for dropping books or short visits. The location of this parking is marked with a red star on the map below.

15-minute free parking at TTU Library

More information about parking regulations is available at TTU Transportation & Parking Services.