Contact Us

We would like to hear from you.
Ask us anything you would like to know about the Border Studies Archive and its projects.


The Border Studies Archive is located on the third floor of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Library in Edinburg, Texas. Edinburg is located approximately 15 miles north of the Mexican border in South Texas.

Directions to the Archive:
From Us Highway 281, exit at TX-107/University Drive. Drive west on University Dr. for about 2 miles. Turn right at the main campus entrance. You can acquire a visitor’s parking pass from the information booth at the entrance to park in the Visitor’s lot. Walk north across the campus to reach the library, which is located in the center of the campus. Once in the Library, take the elevator to the 3rd floor, walk straight from the elevator towards the back of the library and follow the signs to the Border Studies Archive.