Albert B. Alkek Library

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Albert B. Alkek Library is the most important information resource of the Texas State University community. The mission of the library is to help our patrons succeed by providing high quality library services and information in a variety of formats to support the university’s teaching and research programs.

exterior view of alkek library building
exterior view of the rrc avery building

Round Rock Campus Library

The Round Rock Campus Library supports the research and information needs of faculty and students on the growing Round Rock campus. It offers all the resources and services of a large academic library in its comfortable setting in the Avery Building. Professional librarians are on site to help guide research and assist with circulation of materials. A recent expansion includes the only dedicated quiet study space on the Round Rock campus.

Archives & Research Center

The Archives and Research Center (ARC) is a state-of-the-art library that will preserve decades of university treasures and library resources. It is open to the public and includes a reading room to review and interact with materials on site.

exterior view of the archives and research center building and visitor parking lot
exterior view of the Schneider Music Library and the large tree in front of the building

Schneider Music Library

The Schneider Music Library, operated by the School of Music, has the distinction of being the University's only subject-specialty library. It is staffed by one professional music librarian and several student clerks.

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