Checkout Policies for Visitors

Policy Updated: October 2017

 

Visitors may borrow materials from the Library with a valid TexShare card and a current Texas driver’s license or state ID card. TexShare is a program created by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Please visit our TexShare page for more information.

 

TexShare Users | Friends of the Library* | Visiting Scholars**

 
Item Limit: 5 total


Checkout Period: 21 days


Renewals: 6


Media Items: 4 hours, in Library use only


Community User Workstations: 2 hours

 

Community Users

 
Item Limit: N/A


Checkout Period: N/A


Renewals: N/A


Media Items: N/A


Community User Workstations: 2 hours

 

* 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 Comet Card through a university sponsor.

Page Last Updated: February 14, 2020