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TexShare Card

TexShare cards are available to all current UH students, faculty, and staff to borrow materials from a number of libraries across Texas. Most Texas libraries participate in TexShare, including public/private universities, colleges, and public libraries. Learn more about TexShare at the Texas State Library.

UH affiliates can apply for a TexShare card at the Service Desk in MD Anderson Library.

Visitors from participating TexShare libraries may borrow materials from UH Libraries using the TexShare card.

  • Borrow up to 4 items
  • Borrow items for 6 weeks
  • Items renewable once

Visitors to UH must have a TexShare card from their institution before coming to UH Libraries to borrow materials. Borrowed materials must be returned to UH Libraries. TexShare cannot be used at the Law Library at UH Law Center.


Questions? Contact us or call the Service Desk at (713) 743-9710.