Archives and Special Collections
As a unit of the University of Texas Libraries in the Architecture and Planning Library, the Archives support research and education in regards to the reputation for 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 regarding the record that is cultural archival enterprise.
The Briscoe collects preserves, and makes available documentary and material culture evidence encompassing key themes in Texas and U.S. history as a leading history research center.
Eugene C. Barker Texas History Collection, Briscoe Center for American History is considered the most extensive collection of books, manuscripts, maps, newspapers, photographs, and recordings pertaining to Texas. Continue Reading