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For TMC Library cardholders, routine services are supplied free, subject to the following terms:

A single user is entitled to a maximum of five free requests per day, not to exceed a total of 35 per semester. Further ILL requests will be filled @ $5.00 each until semester’s end. (Note: Under exceptional circumstances, the Library may waive restrictions. Please contact the DD/ILL Department personally about a hardship or emergency.)

Highest priority is given to requests for materials unavailable from this Library, followed by scans and copies of shelved or online materials in the Library’s own collection.

Fee Schedule for Customers Not Affiliated with a Texas Medical Center Institution

Photocopy Services

Photocopy Service (Paper & Electronic Delivery)$9.00$15.00
SAME-DAY RUSH Service Surcharge$15.00Additional $15.00

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan (Local Library Network)$9.00$20.00
Interlibrary Loan (Non-Local Library Network)$15.00$25.00
Copyright SurchargeAdditional $5.00
SAME-DAY RUSH Service SurchargeAdditional $15.00

Loansome Doc (Unaffiliated Members)

Loansome Doc Photocopy Service$9.00$15.00
Loansome Doc Interlibrary Loan Referral(Local or Non-Local Network) (Copies Only)$15.00$20.00/25.00
Loansome Doc For International Users (Photocopy Service Only)N/A$30.00
Copyright SurchargeAdditional $5.00
SAME-DAY RUSH Service SurchargeAdditional $15.00Additional $15.00

Contract Library Services for Hospitals

Pricing varies depending on the number of library cards you would like. See Membership Fees and Services for full pricing details.

Lending Services

SCAMeL (South Central Association of Medical Libraries)$1.00$1.00
South-Central Region (TX, AR, OK, LA, NM)$10.00$10.00
SAME-DAY RUSH Service SurchargeAdditional $15.00Additional $15.00

Note: For Interlibrary Lending Services, EFTS or OCLC IFM billing is preferred. Otherwise, billing will be done via a monthly invoice. Payment is due within 30 days of invoice date.