Library Closure: The Life Science Library will be closed this weekend, Saturday, September 18, and Sunday, September 19. 


Service Alert: Libraries' print account maintenance will occur Sunday, September 26. Users will not be able to add funds to their Libraries' print accounts from 12:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Last Updated: Friday, September 17, 2021 12:09pm

Please note: The Architecture and Planning Library
and the Alexander Architectural Archives are currently closed for renovations.

UT Austin affiliates and courtesy borrowers may request circulating materials, which can be picked up at other UTL branches, via the library catalog. Archival materials, rare books, and other non-circulating items may be requested by appointment at the Collections Deposit Library. Questions? Email us.

Alexander Architectural Archives

The Alexander Architectural Archives at the University of Texas at Austin is an architectural research center of national importance situated within the Architecture and Planning Library, supporting research and education about the history of the built environment by acquiring and preserving research collections and by making them accessible. The Archives also support learning opportunities and scholarly activities for students studying preservation of the cultural record and archival enterprise.

Weekly Hours

Alexander Architectural Archives CLOSED

Collections and Finding Aids

 Small house design sketch. Date unknown. Ayres and Ayres collection.

Finding Aids

Archival finding aids for the Alexander Architectural Archives are located on the Texas Archival Resources Online (TARO).

To browse our collections and learn more, visit our Collections Showcase.

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