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The University of Texas at Arlington
701 S. Nedderman Drive, Arlington, TX 76013
The University of Texas at Arlington is a public research university in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area. It is adjacent to downtown Arlington. In Fall 2014, the campus student population of 35,000 was the second-largest in the UT System. UTA offers 81 baccalaureate, 71 masters, and 31 doctoral degrees. Notable alumni include actors Lou Diamond Phillips and Charles Baker (Skinny Pete in "Breaking Bad").
Libraries: UT Arlington Libraries have three locations: Central Library, the Architecture and Fine Arts Library, and the Science and Engineering Library. The Libraries Collections includes historical collections on Texas, Mexico, the Mexican-American War, and the greater Southwest. An extensive cartography collection holds maps and atlases of the Western Hemisphere covering five centuries. Some of the Library's more rare and interesting materials are available online in their digital collections.
The library is open to the public. A photo ID is required for access. Computer access is generally limited to one hour per day. Free borrowing privileges are available to alumni, Arlington Public Library patrons and holders of TexShare cards from public or academic libraries.
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