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Directions to the Armstrong Browning Library
The Library is located at the corner of 8th Street and Speight Avenue on the Baylor University campus. The easiest access is from Interstate 35.

Northbound Travelers
When traveling north on I-35, take the 17th - 18th Street exit. Stay on the access road until it intersects with 8th Street. Turn right on 8th Street and drive three blocks to Speight Avenue. The Library is on the left.

Southbound Travelers
When traveling south on I-35, take the University Parks Drive exit, turn left on University Parks and go under the I-35 overpass, staying in the right lane. At the Bagby Street intersection, turn right and continue on to the corner of Bagby and 8th Street; turn right. Drive one block. The Library is on the right, fronted by Speight Avenue.

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Designated visitor parking is provided in the head-in parking slots on 8th Street and on James Avenue.

Frequent Visitors (More than 1 visit in 30 days)
If you will be visiting the campus on several occasions, please set up a visitor's parking account and register your vehicle(s). You may register online at

Infrequent Visitors (1 visit in 30 days)
If you visit campus on rare occasions, specifically defined as 1 visit in 30 days, you may park on campus without registration.

Baylor Parking services is located in the Speight Parking Garage in Room 190 at 1521 S. 4th Street (telephone: 254.710.7275).

School buses, vans, and large touring buses may drop off students and travelers in the circular drive on the James Avenue side of the building and park in the driveway. Other parking can be found along nearby residential streets.

Disabled Access
Disabled persons should use the back entrance on James Avenue for easy access. Further parking instructions will be provided by the host/exit checker in attendance.

Mailing Address
Armstrong Browning Library
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97152
Waco, Texas 76798-7152
Phone: 254.710.3566
Fax: 254.710.3552