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Alkek Floor Plans

Alkek first floor - Opening Summer 2020!

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Floor Theme: New & Emerging Technology
Features:
Alkek One Spaces

  • DesignSpace

  • GeoSpace

  • Immersion Studio

  • MakerSpace

  • YouStar Studios

Services:

  • Alkek Print Shop

  • ITAC Service Desk

  • Academic Recording Studios

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Floor Theme: Information & Collaboration
Features:

  • Ask Alkek Desk - 512.245.2616
  • Printing & Computer Help Desk - 512.245.1014
  • Scanners
  • Open Study
  • Computer Workstations
  • Media Corner
  • Open Theater
  • Starbucks (Coming Spring 2020!)

Rooms & Offices:

  • Collaboration Rooms (233-236)
  • Library Administration (204)
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Floor Theme: Academic Research
Features:

  • Checkout Desk - 512.245.3681
  • Reserves
  • Periodicals (magazines, journals, newspapers - current issues shelved aphabetically by title
  • Media Collection
  • Juvenile Collection
  • Testing Collection
  • Secured Collection
  • Popular Reading
  • Open Study Areas
  • Scanners

Rooms & Offices:

  • Comm Lab (304)
  • Graduate Commons (310)
  • Interlibrary Loan 512.245.4893
  • Research Instruction and Outreach (350)

Floor Theme: Instruction & Education
Features:

  • Student Learning Assistance Center (SLAC) 512.245.2515
  • Public Lounge (microwaves and vending machines)
  • Compact Shelving with Government Documents
  • Open Study Areas

Rooms:

  • Library Instruction Room/Open Computers (440) 
  • General Instruction Room/Open Computers (452)
  • Conference Halls A & B (441-442)
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Floor Theme: Quiet & Collaborative Study
Features:

  • All books with Call numbers A-J
  • Geographic Information Services (GIS) 512.245.321
  • Geospatial Lab
  • Government Information Desk 512..245.3216
  • University Archives 512.245.6724
  • Designated Quiet Areas
  • Open Study Areas

Rooms:

  • Group and Individual Study Rooms
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Floor Theme: Quiet & Collaborative Study
Features:

  • All books with Call numbers K-Z
  • Specialized Computer Lab 512.245.2106
  • Designated Quiet Areas
  • Open Study Areas

Rooms:

  • Group and Individual Study Rooms
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Floor Theme: Unique Collections
Features:
The Wittliff Collections Galleries

  • Southwestern Writers Collection
  • Southwestern & Mexican Photography Collection
  • Texas Music Collection
  • Lonesome Dove Collection
  • Expansive Galleries
  • Writers Room
  • Research Room
  • Coming Soon: Treasures Gallery, Curtis Gallery, Texas Music Collection Gallery

Other Rooms & Spaces:

  • Open Study Areas
  • Group Study Rooms (reservable)
  • Private Study Rooms