Visiting the Architecture, Design, & Art Library

The Architecture, Design, & Art Library is open with limited hours and services. We will update this page as changes continue.

Explore library hours throughout the semester. Hours are subject to change.

We are open on Saturdays and Sundays by appointment. Email cwessinger@uh.edu to make a request.

Space

General library spaces remain closed. This includes computers, stacks, study tables and carrels.

The service desk is open to provide the following services:

  • Borrowing library materials
  • Scan requests
  • Research assistance
  • Information and basic library instruction

Only one person may approach the service desk at a time. Signs, including floor stickers, have been placed to encourage mask and physical distance requirements.

Scans and in-depth research assistance will be delivered online. Explore our website, or email archlib@uh.edu for help.

Returns are made through the drop-box on the interior wall (or at another library on campus, or through campus or US mail).

Materials

Request materials using this form.

You can pickup these materials at the service desk. If you cannot come to campus, you can request delivery by campus or US mail.

Course reserves

The library staff will provide electronic course reserves. PDFs will be created on reqest.

PDFs and materials for course reserves will be linked on Blackboard pages, or delivered electronically to instructors to be given on another platform.

We will make scans of books instructors require. We cannot provide physical reserves (books, DVDs, etc.) at this time.