Library Building Information


Mailing Address:

Box 60748

Canyon, Texas 79016-0001

Physical Address:

University Drive and 26th St.

Canyon, Texas

Main Telephone:





Map of the first floor of the Cornette Library at WTAMU
Map of the second floor of the Cornette Library at WTAMU

About the Building

Located in the center of campus, the James and Mary Elizabeth Cornette Library opened in 1974 and has as its mission to provide the University community with access to information resources and to secondarily serve as a cultural and intellectual resource for the regional community.

With 100,000 square feet of space, the library offers seating for 300 and houses approximately 350,000 books and bound periodicals and 650,000 government documents. Cornette Library is a depository for both the U.S. and Texas documents. The Hastings Electronic Learning Center, which contains the student computer lab, TTVN classrooms, and teaching labs for faculty and staff, is located in the basement of the library.