The Design Library is located on the second floor, in room 209, of Brooks Hall. Brooks Hall is the main building of the College of Design, which is located on main campus. Brooks Hall faces the traffic circle at the intersection of Pullen Road and Stinson Drive, across from Pullen Park.
Between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday, visitors may enter the building from any of Brooks Hall’s doors. During other hours that the Library is open, visitors can enter through the second floor doors located in the breezeway at the north end of Brooks Hall. Please call (919) 515-2207 if you need assistance.
209 Brooks Hall
50 Pullen Road
Campus Box 7701
Raleigh, NC 27695–7701
Parking spots on campus require an NC State parking permit 8:00am - 5:00pm on weekdays. Hourly visitor parking is available in the Coliseum Deck and the Dan Allen Deck. These lots are gated and require a credit card to enter and for payment upon exit.
See NC State’s Visitor Parking for current hourly rates and more information.
Off-Campus and Park & Ride
Paid City of Raleigh Street Parking is available on Pullen Rd. near the Design Library and on Hillsborough St., a short walk from the Design Library. Metered parking is in effect from 8:00am - 5:00pm on weekdays except for city-observed holidays. Parking pay stations and meters accept coins, credit cards, and debit cards.
Free off-campus parking is available at Carter-Finley Stadium during Fall and Spring Terms. Enter the lot using Gate B on Trinity Rd. or Gate F on Westchase Blvd. The Wolfline’s Route 6 Carter Finley will take you to main campus. The Wolfline is a free campus bus service.
Evening and Weekends
Campus parking is free and open to the public after 5:00pm on weekdays and throughout the weekend, with a few posted exceptions.
Bike racks are located in the courtyard area between Brooks and Kamphoefner Halls, and in the breezeway at the north end of Brooks Hall.
View the NC State Campus Bicycle page for maps of campus bicycle routes, repair stations, and bike rack locations.
The Wolfline is NC State University’s free bus service. There is a Wolfline bus stop on Pullen Dr. at Brooks Hall. View the Wolfline routes and timetables or call (919) 515-WOLF for more information.
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