Dolph Briscoe Jr. Library

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Coordinates: 29°30′23″N 98°34′30″W / 29.5064°N 98.5749°W / 29.5064; -98.5749


The Dolph Briscoe Jr. Library is the central library of the main campus of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas, USA.

The library was designed by Kell Muñoz Architects.[1] It is named after Dolph Briscoe.

Special collections[edit]

Treasures of the library include[2] more than 4500[3] rare medical texts dating from the 15th to the early 20th century:

Original copies also exist by Nostradamus, Albinus, Galen, Mascagni, and Withering.


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  3. ^ Friends of The P.I. Nixon Medical Historical Library Newsletter. No. 27, Annual Newsletter, Fall 2011.

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