2nd Floor (Main Floor)
Ask Alkek Desk--Get in-person help here. You can get help from a librarian via chat, email, in-person, by phone (512.245.2686) or by text (512.549.2032)
Computer Help Desk--and tons of computers!
Also: Collaboration Rooms available for reservation, and KIC Scanner and copier available.
Checkout Desk is here. Check out books from floors 5 & 6 here, along with reserve items, laptops, equipment, and items from the 3rd floor specialized collections.
Specialized Collections are here. Media, Kits, Models, DVD, CD, Graphic Novels, Popular Reading, Zines, curriculum materials (TCMC), the Juvenile Collection, Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, and Microfilm/fiche.
Also: KIC Scanners available.
Library Instruction Rooms 440 & 452
Conference Halls A&B
5th & 6th Floors
Books: Most of the books and other materials you can borrow from the library are on these floors.
Study Rooms: Individual and group study rooms are available on these floors. Group study rooms are by reservation only.
The 5th & 6th floors are designated as the "quiet floors".
Wittliff Collections located here (and under construction).
Study Rooms: Individual study rooms and group study rooms are available on this floor. Group study rooms are by reservation only.
Typical Alkek Hours:
ACTUAL HOURS may change...
During finals and midterms, Alkek is open 24 hours.
Summer term has reduced hours.