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I Can't Find It!: Can't find an item in CTX Library's print or online collection? Your options are: 

  • Option 1:  Obtain the material yourself using your TexShare card.  TexShare is a free passport for enrolled CTX students/employees that allows you to apply for borrowing privileges (physical items only) at participating Texas libraries. Some institutions allow you to access electronic resources on site, but it depends on the institution. 
  • Option 2: Request the item through our interlibrary service by emailing your citation to
    • Requests for books, audiobooks, or DVDs have a turnaround time of 5 - 14 business days.
    • Requests for articles or book chapters have a turnaround time of 2 - 10 business days.


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