The library offers a wide variety of services to our patrons. Librarians and staff work to provide easy access to the library resources, materials, facilities, and technology you need.
The following services are provided through the Circulation Desk at the library:
Get a Library Card
Make a Payment
Library Access Fee Program
Fax and Scanning Services
Need help with research but are not sure where to start? Make an appointment with a librarian, one-on-one or in a small group, to learn how to use the TMC Library resources.
What are Document Delivery and Interlibrary Loan Services?
Document Delivery service is a time-saver. Our staff will copy articles, book excerpts etc. you need from our existing collections. Such items can normally be scanned and provided to you electronically,...
Membership and Cards
Photocopy and ILL
Faxing & Scanning
MEMBERSHIP AND CARDS
Anyone who visits The Library is welcome to use all of the resources of the Library. A TMC Library card is required...
Visitors to the Library are welcome to browse through the Library's resources when coming to the Library. However, to access databases and electronic journals subscriptions requires a separate Resource Access username and password available at the Circulation ...
If you like reading in general, there's a branch of the Harris County Public Library (HCPL) within the TMC Library for your personal reading enjoyment.
Request HCPL items online and have them delivered to our Circulation Department, where you can...
A liaison librarian is assigned to the educational institutions of the TMC to help meet their educational and research needs.
Services provided by a liaison librarian:
Serves as a point of contact for library-related questions
Eligibility for Free Full-Member Cards
In general, faculty, students and staff from Governing and Supporting Institutions of the Library, as well as members of the Harris County Medical Society are eligible for free Library cards. Bring your institutional...
As part of our commitment to great customer service, we offer you several payment options.
The Library accepts all major credit cards. Payment can be made during normal business hours at the Circulation Desk or by phone at 713.799.7147.
Who Has to Comply?
How to Secure the Required Copyright
How to Submit your Article
How to Cite
How to Check your Compliance
FAQs and Tutorials
We Can Help You!
NIH Policy Updates
The TMC Library offers library orientations and tours.
Orientations for new academic users can be held at your institution or at the Library for groups 25 or less in size. Attendees will learn how to apply for a library card, create a Resource Access...
During normal library hours, you are able to come by the library to renew your books or items. You are able to renew your books or items online by going to http://hamtmc.thslc.net/vwebv/login and accessing your account. You may be unable to renew some...
The following rooms are available at The TMC Library:
Street Level Classroom
Street Level Conference Room
Large area outside the Street Level Conference Room To reserve this space, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Study rooms No...
Medical Literature Online Search Requests
Professional Librarians are available to conduct literature searches on a medical topic or verify a list of citations for your research. The average turn-around time for literature searches is three business...
Browse thousands of scholarly journals and create a personal bookshelf of favorite titles. This application is available from the TMC Library and is free to our users. This application creates a virtual bookshelf that's easy to read and sort,...
In addition to Library provided computers, a wireless network is available for clients. Wireless connectivity is available within the Library and in Webber Plaza for wireless devices.
use your device's Browse for Available Networks ...