The TMC library provides borrowing libraries with extensive interlibrary loan services. The TMC library is pleased to be able to assist other libraries in fulfilling the information needs of their patrons. The TMC library also serves as the Regional Medical library for the South Central Region of the National Network of libraries of Medicine (NN/LM SCR).
|Customer Service Contact||Alisa Hemphill|
|Telephone Number||713.799.7105 or 713.799.7179|
|Website (with link to Catalog)||http://www.library.tmc.edu|
|Hours of Operation||8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday|
|Address||The TMC library PC/ILL Department
1133 John Freeman Blvd Houston, TX 77030
|Consortia/Memberships||SCAMeL THSLC UTSL (UT System Libraries)
TexShare (TExpress 44-HOU)
Any library who needs loans or photocopies from The TMC library's collection may request Lending Services. There are fees associated with Lending Services.
View the latest fee schedule.. Certain consortial partners receive discounted or free services. See the fee schedule for details.
Libraries using The TMC's Lending Services may pay by OCLC IFM, EFTS, or by monthly invoice. EFTS and IFM methods are preferred. All payments must be in U.S. dollars. You can pay invoices via credit card if you wish.
We accept requests via DOCliNE, OCLC, FAX and U.S. MAIL (ALA-form). Requests for RUSH service should be entered on the appropriate system (DOCliNE or OCLC) and a copy of the request should be faxed to our office.
Materials borrowed from The TMC library may be kept for three (3) weeks. Items may be renewed for an additional two (2) weeks.
Our serials (bound and unbound), and materials from our Special Collections do not circulate. Requests for scans or copies from Special Collections materials should be directed to Alisa Hemphill, 713.799.7105, and will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
A wide variety of delivery methods are available:
Whenever possible, we will ship your materials to you via your preferred method, or the method listed in your request.