TexShare Borrowers

Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Adult Public Library Borrowers, and Members of Libraries of Clinical Medicine from participating TexShare libraries around the state are eligible to register for library services, including:

  • Books (excluding Nursing titles) and databases
  • Journals—print or electronic, in-house use only at any of the UT Health Science Center Libraries
  • Library computers (time limit)
  • Online search service (fee)
  • Photocopy and printing (fee)
  • Typewriters

Loan periods for circulating material

Material Type

Loan Period

# of Renewals Allowed

Books

14 days

n/a

Journals

n/a

n/a

Audiovisuals

n/a

n/a

Print Reserve Materials

3 hours

n/a

Library Registration:

Create an account for book checkout.

  1. Request a TexShare card from your home institution library.
  2. Bring the TexShare card to the Circulation Desk along with your Texas driver’s license or other official state ID, and complete a borrower registration form.
  3. Student cards are valid for one semester only, with breaks between semesters. See the circulation cut-off dates for this year. Faculty cards expire on August 31 every year.

Library Collection Use

Users may have up to 3 items checked out at any given time.

TexShare Cut Off Dates for UT HSC students (2015 – 2016)

Begins on

Jul 01, 2015

Jan 04, 2016

Ends on

Dec 18, 2015

Jun 30, 2016

Last Date to Issue a Card

Dec 11, 2015

Jun 23, 2016

Student Cards Expire on

Dec 18, 2015

Jun 30, 2016

Dead Period – No cards issued to students   Dec 19, 2015 – Jan 3, 2016
UT HSC faculty/staff cards expire Aug 31, 2015  FY 2015
UT HSC faculty/staff cards expire Aug 31, 2016 FY 2016

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