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Location

Most collections are located at the J. J. Pickle Research Campus (PRC) of The University of Texas at Austin. They are stored in two buildings, PRC122 and PRC33. All types and figured specimens, fragile specimens, images, peels, thinsections, historic documents and field notes are located in PRC122. The bulk of the collection is stored in PRC33.

Specimens not currently at PRC are those being studied by faculty on main campus or are being used for teaching purposes on campus. In addition several thousand specimens are on display, mostly at the Texas Memorial Museum.

Students or researchers may travel to and from the main UT campus using the shuttle.

Other specimens may be out on loan

 

PRC location

Location of the J.J.Pickle Research Campus of The University of Texas at Austin
based upon the Commons Conference Center map

 

Frequently used abbreviations: NPL  Non-vertebrate Paleontology Laboratory | TNSC Texas Natural Science Center | UTDGS Department of Geological Sciences | BEG  Bureau of Economic Geology | VPL Vertebrate Paleontology Laboratory | JSG  Jackson School of Geosciences | SUPPORT | VOLUNTEER | GLOSSARY


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