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Welcome to the TTU Architecture Library

 The Architecture Library is a branch of the University Libraries and is located on the 9th floor of the Architecture Building. The collection includes materials on architecture, design, urban planning, and landscape architecture. The Architecture Library includes an Image Library of digital collections on architecture, art, and design. Services include reference, reserve, instruction and circulation.

Please refer to the Architecture Research Guide (link, below) for additional information about the branch collections and services.

Architecture Library Stairwell  

Circulation Policy

Materials held by the Architecture Library may only be checked out there.  Items may be renewed once online, or you may bring them to the Architecture Library for renewal. Loan periods for books and media in the Architecture Library differ from those for items in the main library.

The Architecture Library follows the Overdue and Lost Item Policy of the main library. To inquire about a fine or overdue item, please contact Senior Library Associate at 806.742.8058.



Please present your Library Card to check out Architecture Library materials. Read the Architecture Library Loan Periods and Circulation Policy for more information.


Architecture Library Staff

Ana Mendoza (NP) | Senior Library Associate

Ana supervises the library student workers, processes materials for reserve, handles overdue and billing questions, and oversees the maintenance of the collection and circulation services.

Sara Schumacher (L) | Architecture Image Librarian

Sara identifies image collections for purchase, prepares them for uploading, and works with Architecture faculty on the digitization of their own images for the Library's digital collections. Sara also supports instruction and reference services, with an emphasis on visual literacy, copyright, and image citation.

Hillary Veeder (R) | Architecture Librarian

Hillary oversees the branch, with responsibilities for collection development, public services, instruction and reference coordination, and answers questions concerning the Architecture Library web pages and Architecture Research Guide.



Fall 2020 [August 24, 2020 - December 22, 2020]

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Monday, September 7: Closed, Labor Day

Thursday, November 26 - Friday, November 27: Closed, Thanksgiving

Wednesday, December 23 - Sunday, January 3: Closed, Winter Break


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Location Icon 9th Floor, Architecture Building | 3016 18th St. | Lubbock, TX 79409-2091
Phone Icon  806.742.8058