Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library

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
Research and Access Librarian

Phone: 701.231.8462
Location: Klai Hall 310B


Fall/Spring Semester Hours

Klai ASL - Fall/Spring

Day Time slot Comment
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed

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

Semester Hours and Exceptions

Click the image below to view our operating hours and closures for the semester in monthly calendar format.

Hours 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



Equipment for Check-Out:

  • Canon EOS 60D DSLR Cameras
  • Gopro Hero 3 camera
  • HOBO data loggers
  • FLIR (Forward Looking Infrared) camera
  • Digital Multimeters 

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