Policies for Visitors
Visitors may borrow most books from the Library with a valid TexShare card and a picture ID. TexShare is a program created by the Texas State Library and Archives Commissions.
|If you are a...||You may check out...||For...||Renewals||Media Items||For...||Community User Workstation|
|TexShare Public User||5 total items||21 days||0||1||4hrs in library use||1hr|
|TexShare Undergraduate & Graduate||5 total items||21 days||1||1||4hrs in library use||1hr|
|TexShare Faculty & Staff||5 total items||21 days||2||3||7 days w/1 renewal||1hr|
Visiting Community User
|Friends of the Library *||5 total items||21 days||6||1||4hrs in library use||1hr|
|Visiting Scholar**||5 total items||21 days||6||1||4hrs in library use||1hr|
* If you do not belong to a public Library or another University, you may check out items by completing an application for Friends of the Library Program. This program requires an annual $100 minimum tax-deductible donation. Please find more information on how to become a Friend of the Library by reading our McDermott Library Friends page.
**Visiting Scholars must apply for a Library Card through a university sponsor using the University Access Authorization Form.