The TMC Library is open from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM on weekdays and closed on weekends.   

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The TMC Library

1133 John Freeman Blvd. Houston, TX 77030


Please be courteous when driving in the TMC. Many people walk and bike around the campus. Please be alert for pedestrians in crosswalks and bicyclists in traffic lanes. Bicyclists are required to follow all traffic regulations and pedestrians always have the right-of-way on campus.


A few short-term and handicapped parking spots are available in front of the Library. Garage 3 is located underneath the Library and has limited parking for guests. Please do not park in spaces marked “contract parking” or you will be towed. The next-closest parking is in Garage 4, located one-and-a-half blocks from the Library with entrances on Cambridge and Ross Sterling Streets. UTHealth controls Garage 3. See Parking Rates. The TMC controls Garage 4. See TMC Visitor Parking for information on parking fees.

Parking Access for the Disabled

Parking for the disabled is available on the circular drive in front of the Library and in Garage 3. The garage elevator provides access to the Library via the 3rd floor crossover. Please note that this garage elevator does not run on weekends.

Front-Door Access

A wheel-chair accessible lift to the left of the entrance steps is available for individuals with disabilities. Please ring the bell for assistance if needed. Inside the library an elevator on the first floor provides access to the street and second floors.

Shipping Address for Special Deliveries

The TMC Library
6430 East Cullen
Houston, TX 77030

The John P. McGovern Historical Collections

Historical Research Center
8272 El Rio St.
Houston, Texas 77054


MetroRail Line for TMC
The METRORail runs on Fannin Street. Be aware of all the METRO signals which note approaching trains as the trains always have the right-of-way.