Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library

Today's Hours:


Hours subject to change in observance of university holidays and semester breaks. See exception details.

The Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library supports the learning and research needs of the students and faculty of the North Dakota State University Architecture and Landscape Architecture Department. It also serves the greater North Dakota State University community and general public. 

Available Computers

Klai 310  |  All Labs

Location Contact

Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library
711 2nd Ave N #310, Fargo, ND 58102

Lisa Eggebraaten
Head, Downtown Branch Libraries and Design Librarian

Phone: 701.231.8462
Location: Klai Hall 310B


Semester Hours and Exceptions

The Architectural Studies Library follows the same calendar as the main campus and offices are closed on the same observed days. For a full list of dates and holiday observances, visit the Office of Registration and Records website.

Official Dates and Deadlines


Book Equipment

Equipment for check-out:

  • Canon EOS 60D cameras (2)
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6 (3)
  • GoPro Hero 3 cameras (3)
  • GoPro Accessory Kits (2)
  • HOBO data loggers (5)
  • Insta360 camera (1)
  • Nikon D3300 (1)
  • Sony a7RII (2)
  • Nikon Z7 Mirrorless (1)
  • Bosch Laser Measure (1)
  • TI-83 Plus Graphing Calculator (1)
  • Samsung DVD Writer (1)
  • USB Sync and Charging Cables (1)
  • Logitech H390 Headset with Microphone (1)
  • Sony MDR CD10 headphones (1)
  • HDMI cord - 15' (1)
  • H4n Pro Recorder (1)
  • H1n Recorder (1)
  • Ronin-S Gimbal (1)
  • Manfrotto Tripod (1)

Equipment for use in the Library: 

  • 75” SMART TV with smart pens and cords to connect a personal laptop
  • 11x17 flatbed scanner


Material Collection

The materials collection includes wood, brick, glass, metal, and other product examples for students to use to inform and inspire their designs. 

Floor Map


Klai Hall
711 2nd Ave N #310, Fargo, ND 58102

Architectural Drawings display

On loan from Associate Professor of Architecture, Ron Ramsey,  the Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library has architectural drawings on display. Providing examples ranging from student coursework and nationally recognized architects; commercial, religious, and residential buildings; and site and elevation drawings, section details, and renderings.

John R. Klai II display

John R. Klai II, Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA), founding principle of Klai Juba Wald Architects, distinguished NDSU alumnus (BS ‘77, BA ‘78), and Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters (2018), donated his professional awards and recognitions to the NDSU Libraries. On display at the Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library, they signify John Klai’s considerable achievements and the generosity he has shown to the community and NDSU throughout his career. 


Pictured: Joe Mocnik, John Klai, Ronald Ramsey and NDSU President Bresciani