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Library Services for Alumni & Visitors

Using Library Collections

Alumni and visitors may borrow books, videos, music discs, and audiobooks from the library.

Databases, e-journals, e-books, and online media are available for use in the library, but remote access is limited to current students and faculty.

Library Cards Accepted 

LOAN PERIODS

CollectionsNUMBER OF ITEMSLoan PeriodRenewals
Books
4 items total
3 weeks
Unlimited until end of semester
Audiobooks
1 item total
3 weeks
Unlimited until end of semester
Music discs
1 item total
3 weeks
Unlimited until end of semester
​Videos​1 item total​3 hours​1 renewal

Using Library Computers

Public Computers

  • Computers are available with a valid government-issued photo identification, such as a driver's license or passport.

  • High school students may present a school picture identification card and a letter from their teacher.

  • Use of library computers is limited to two non-consecutive thirty-minute sessions in each day.

Printing

Printing is avaiable for University of Houston Downtown alumni, ​current students, prospective students, faculty, staff, and visitors from affiliated universities.  To be seated at a printing computer, ​​present a current identification card from:

  • UHD Alumni Association (issued by Sports & Fitness)
  • University of Houston 
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake
  • University of Houston-Victoria
  • Lone Star College

If you are a prospective student, present a current driver's license, state identification card, or passport, and our library staff will glady provide access to a computer with printing.

Unattended Children

For their own safety, children and young teens must be supervised at all times by a parent or another responsible adult. Staff will notify the police of any unattended child.

 

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Last updated 1/12/2017 5:11 AM