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TTU - Texas Tech University Library

18th St. (at Boston Ave.), Lubbock, TX 79410, United States
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    • 8:00 AM–3:00 PM
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    • 1:00 PM–8:00 PM
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    • 8:00 AM–10:00 PM
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    • 8:00 AM–11:00 PM
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The University Library is the state's third largest library with nearly two million books and a myriad of electronic publications and databases.

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    HELP – Personal Librarians are your lifeline. Contact yours (yes, every major has one) via chat, e-mail, meeting or phone. And get ahead of the curve with LIBR 1100. Get it all at the Library!

    Texas Tech University · March 14, 2011
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    ACTION-(...& lights & cameras...) Check out audiobooks, DVDs, digital & video cameras, iPods, lighting kits & the 3D Animation Lab. Digital Media Studio | Second floor-east

    Texas Tech University · March 18, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    The cornerstone of the library was laid on March 8, 1938 & the building was finished 6 months later, just in time for the fall semester in September!

    Texas Tech University · March 9, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Now open 24/5! Come see us day or night fr. 10a Sun. 'til 11p Fri. (Plus, we’re still open 10a-11p Sat.) University ID required 4 entry after 10p @ the east (SUB side) doors. Get it all @ the Library. Read more

    Texas Tech University · September 7, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    CONNECT | 24/7 e-resources | Follow University Libraries on Facebook

    Texas Tech University · November 4, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Reference librarians are now even easier to get in contact w/using Text-a-Librarian! Text your Library questions along w/keyword "ttulib" to 66746. Text charges may apply.

    Texas Tech University · September 19, 2011
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  • Brandon D.

    Bring a jacket it's cold a shit

    Brandon Danna · September 22, 2010
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  • Texas Tech University

    Use recycle bins on the Ground Floor, Basement & Mezzanine to go green while at the Library!

    Texas Tech University · November 3, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    CONNECT - Plug in & share using GroupWorks on Ground Floor. GroupWorks is a new, innovative group study area featuring 11 media conferencing tables with video and audio technology.

    Texas Tech University · November 3, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Need some quiet study space? Fifth floor stacks is a designated quiet study floor.

    Texas Tech University · February 6, 2012
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  • Texas Tech University

    A bronze sculpture of Prometheus, the titan of Greek mythology who dared to take fire from heaven and give it to man, stands in front of the building. Thank him on your way in!

    Texas Tech University · January 20, 2012
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  • Texas Tech University

    Don't forget that the Document Library can help you dig a little deeper! Room 130 on the Ground Floor. http://bit.ly/DocDeldragon | www.library.ttu.edu/docdel

    Texas Tech University · November 3, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Document Delivery - Resources anytime, anywhere. http://bit.ly/DocDelcaptain | www.library.ttu.edu/docdel

    Texas Tech University · November 3, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    GO GREEN - Find millions of e-rosources available at the Library!

    Texas Tech University · November 4, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Need a space for your group to study in? Reserve a room at the library by emailing libraries.circulation@ttu.edu or calling 806-742-2265. A room can be reserved for 3 hours at a time. Read more

    Texas Tech University · December 8, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Open study carrels on Stacks 1, 2, and 3 are perfect for no-distraction study sessions!

    Texas Tech University · February 6, 2012
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  • Texas Tech University

    Got questions? Text “ttulib” followed by your question to 66746 for a response from a Texas Tech librarian!

    Texas Tech University · February 6, 2012
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  • Texas Tech University

    CONNECT- Access Lynda.com - Now available campus wide! The Lynda.com Online Training Library is a learning platform that teaches a range of computer skills in video format.

    Texas Tech University · November 3, 2011
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  • Dalton O.

    Stop being lazy and take the stairs when going from the 1st to the 2nd floor or vice versa.

    Dalton Orr · February 8, 2011
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  • Kenneth S.

    Stacks 5 is where it's at, homie.

    Kenneth S. · September 22, 2010
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  • TTU Hospitality Services

    Sam's Express @ the Library coming soon! Sam's Express will feature a coffee bar, grab-n-go entrees, snacks & bottled drinks!

    TTU Hospitality Services · November 8, 2010
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  • Jediah C.

    If you're looking for great computers and large group study tables, the DMS is the place to be, head up the East elevators to the 2nd floor!

    Jediah Cummins · January 31, 2011
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  • Texas Tech University

    Don’t pay recording studio fees again! Utilize the Crossroads Recording Studio in the Basement like TTU student & singer/songwriter Jenni Lord does. Open to students of ALL majors, faculty & staff. Read more

    Texas Tech University · April 3, 2012
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  • Texas Tech University

    Need a professional sound recording studio? ALL majors, faculty & staff can request studio time at the NEW Crossroads Recording Studio in the Basement. Our full-time sound engineer is ready to help! Read more

    Texas Tech University · April 3, 2012
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  • Lin H.

    Library lacking what you need? File an ILLIAD request online to get it from another university.

    Lin Humphrey · August 5, 2011
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  • TTU Hospitality Services

    Sam's Place Express @ the Library now open! Coffee bar, grab-n-go entrees, snacks & bottled drinks available!

    TTU Hospitality Services · December 2, 2010
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  • Marissa W.

    Don't be afraid to tell people to SHUT THE HELL UP.

    Marissa Whitworth · November 7, 2010
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  • Kathrin D.

    The library provides recycling bins in various locations. Help the environment by doing your part. Every little bit helps!

    Kathrin D · August 27, 2010
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  • Kimberly V.

    Ask your personal librarian for research assistance. Visit the library service desks to get directions.

    Kimberly Vardeman · August 20, 2010
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  • Kaley D.

    Did you know the Library provides FREE access to lynda.com anywhere in the building? Come in and visit http://iplogin.lynda.com from your iPhone, laptop or one of our computers.

    Kaley Daniel · August 18, 2010
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  • Kaley D.

    Check out more than just books - DVDs, audio books, iPods, digital cameras and more - at the Digital Media Studio on the second floor!

    Kaley Daniel · August 18, 2010
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  • Texas Tech University

    Go green & use the KIC Scanners to kick your heavy loads goodbye! Scan & download to your thumb drive or scan & e-mail! Quick how-to videos are on the Library's YouTube Channel http://ow.ly/byAYk

    Texas Tech University · June 13, 2012
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  • Spencer A.

    If you're looking for some quiet studying or group studying, reserve a private study room on Stacks 5, 4, or 3!

    Spencer Anderson · July 12, 2011
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  • Priscilla S.

    the 3D lab on the second floor is awesome and usually quiet. you can also check out headphones with your Tech ID

    Priscilla Smith · February 13, 2012
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  • Manu S.

    Try to study as well...

    Manu Sharma · November 9, 2011
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  • Kaley D.

    The ARTstor database has 1M+ FREE high-quality images you can batch download into PowerPoint! Easy Searching | Create Your Own Image Groups | www.library.ttu.edu --> Type ARTstor in Databases tab

    Kaley Daniel · September 24, 2010
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  • Texas Tech University

    RELAX–We have your back! Your personal librarian is available via chat, e-mail, meeting & phone. We're open late w/ 24/7 access to e-resources. Use our PCs & Macs w/ the latest software.

    Texas Tech University · June 13, 2012
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  • Kevo H.

    East basement is a quiet area that is actually warm!

    Kevo Hernandez · November 22, 2011
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  • Melanie Cornell

    been on campus all day :(

    Melanie Cornell · November 11, 2010
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  • Ashley M.

    If you reserve a study room make sure that it's one that doesn't have a leak or next to another study room - annoying.

    Ashley McMahan · April 26, 2012
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  • Kyle P.

    Be sure take over the double monitors, but don't use them. Oh and sit there by yourself.

    Kyle Parker · April 3, 2012
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  • Chris .

    DMS is not a quite study area, for all of those people who cannot concentrate without some kind of white noise, this is the spot.

    Chris 🐳🐳 · December 8, 2011
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  • Kaley D.

    Vote to get the Library in Times Square! Let's get TTU and our Guns Up pride on a big screen for all of New York to see! http://php.thomsonreuters.com/vote

    Kaley Daniel · November 15, 2010
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  • Kaley D.

    The University Library is the center of academic discovery with more open hours, more computers and with the most wired space than any other building on campus.

    Kaley Daniel · August 18, 2010
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  • Dharmin M.

    Walk in here to work with very high efficiency!!

    Dharmin Majmudar · June 5, 2012
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  • J & B Coffee

    Need a break from the library? Both J&B Coffees are five minutes from campus, have free wifi, late hours, and strong espresso. Come see us

    J & B Coffee · June 4, 2012
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  • Jediah C.

    Like to study with natural light and some white noise? This is the place for you! The Croslin room has floor to ceiling windows and a fountain.

    Jediah Cummins · May 24, 2012
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  • Ashley M.

    It gets very cold so bundle up!

    Ashley McMahan · April 26, 2012
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  • Kaley D.

    HELP - Personal Librarians are your lifeline. Contact yours - every major has one! - via chat, e-mail, meeting or phone. And get ahead of the curve with LIBR 1100. Get it all at the Library.

    Kaley Daniel · March 14, 2011
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  • Jay P.

    Dms is not a quite place for a nap, but Facebook sure looks great on the 26 in computer screens :)

    Jay Patel · October 19, 2010
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