Access to the Library via Entrance 3 is temporarily unavailable.

Use Entrance 4 to access parking behind the University Center. Visitor parking is available behind the Musuem of the Big Bend (Entrance 4) and across campus adjacent to Lawrence Hall (Entrance 2). View map.

All visitors to the Library must check in at the Front Desk.

The Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library in Alpine is open to the community and visitors.

Visitors to the Library and to the Archives of the Big Bend are welcome to explore all three floors, view materials, and utilize services. The main services available to the community include Passport Processing, research in the Archives of the Big Bend, and field trips for neighboring schools.

Public Computer Use

Desktop computer stations may be utilized on the floor by guests for a fee of $1 per day.


Passport Services

  • Information about Passport Processing appointments
  • Where to get passport photos made

Archives of the Big Bend

  • About the Archives and Archival Collections
  • Finding Aids and Research Assistance
  • Digital Collections

last updated: May 12, 2021