Library Privileges for Alumni

All graduates of the University of Houston are entitled to a free basic Alumni card. Library donors and Life Members receive additional benefits. Please contact us for more information or to set up your card.

 

Basic Alumni

Alumni Donors to the Library /
Life Member

Cost

Free

Free

Number of Items

4

30

Loan Period

6 weeks

6 weeks

Renewals?

1 6-week renewal

Unlimited

Media (DVD, Audiobook, Etc.)

No

5

Paging?

No

Yes

Interlibrary Loan?

No

Yes
(Limit 10 active transactions at a time)

Recall

N/A

N/A

Authorized Borrowers?

No

Yes

Notes

  1. Sorry, these cards do not include access to the following library services:

    • remote access to library databases or e-resources. You are welcome to visit us in-person to use our electronic resources. Selected resources are available to alumni.

    • equipment (laptops, cameras, calculators, etc.)

    • group or two-person study rooms
  2. Cardholders must be at least 18 years of age.

  3. Cards are valid for 12 months from date of issuance.

  4. Cards are valid ONLY at UH-Main (and branches), UH-Clear Lake, and UH-Downtown libraries.

  5. Privileges are non-transferable and non-refundable.

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