Ray I. Riley Reading and Digitization Presentation Room

Technology & Equipment
  • 52 inch monitor
  • HDMI connection available for personal device
  • Computer
  • Phone


The Ray I. Riley Reading and Digital Preservation Room is located on the third floor of Moody Memorial Library


Purpose & Description

The primary purpose of the reading room is to provide a research space for work with library rare items. Materials housed in Hughes Collection, Polk Rare Book Room, and Scholar's Collection have similar restrictions, and an appointment is necessary for access to the room and materials.

Scheduling priorities

Priority will be given in order to:

  1. Library instruction with rare/special collections materials
  2. Researchers using rare/special collection materials
  3. Library sponsored meetings

No food or drink are allowed in reading room.

To set up an appointment for these materials please email (rarecoll@baylor.edu) or call (254-710-4278).