UT Health Science Center librarians are available to conduct mediated, for-fee searches of a variety of databases, including some that are not available for self-searching. Charges for literature search services vary depending on user affiliation, preparation and search time, and database vendor charges.
Complete this form to request a search of library databases by a librarian. Once the form is submitted, you will be contacted by a librarian to discuss the search. Results generally include citations, abstracts (when available), and/or links to other relevant resources. If you have any questions about the literature search process, please contact Library Information Services at (210) 567-2450 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Costs – search fees are based on preparation and search time.
|Affiliate Status||Cost for first 30 minutes||Cost for each additional 15 minutes|
|UT Health Science Center affiliates (including clinical faculty)||$15.00||$7.50|
|Not affiliated with the Health Science Center||$25.00||$12.50|
Please note that mail ($2), fax ($2), and vendor database fees may apply.
If you have a preferred total cost limit (max cost), please specify it in the comments box near the end of the form. This will help the librarian better understand your preferences.