Texas Tech University

Alumni, Parents & Visitors

Welcome to Texas Tech University Libraries.

To promote and facilitate scholarly research and communication among universities as well as access to information in general, Texas Tech University Libraries extend borrowing privileges to visitors from South Plains College (SPC), Lubbock Christian University (LCU), TexShare program participating institutions, Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA) Members, and Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Members.

Valid ID Cards

To use resources at the TTU Libraries, you need to request a Texas Tech University Libraries Borrower Card using the following ID cards at the TTU Libraries Service Desk.

ids for each university

TexShare CardARL Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Card

          Sample TexShare Card                               Sample ARL Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Card

 

The Texas Tech University Libraries Borrower Card is valid for a year upon submission. You may use this Borrower Card to use resources in TTU Libraries within your privileges.

TTU libraries borrwoer card

      Sample TTU Libraries Borrower Card

User Privileges @ Main Library

chart of user privileges

Note:

  • To access TTU Wi-Fi and public computers, please request a temporary e-raider account at the Service Desk. Your e-raider account will be valid for 30 days.
  • To learn more about anatomical models, please check the anatomical model collection page.

User Privileges @ Architecture Library

chart of user privileges in the Architecture library

Note:

  • To access TTU Wi-Fi and public computers, please request a temporary e-raider account at the Service Desk. Your e-raider account will be valid for 30 days.

Contact Us

For more information regarding your valid ID card, your privileges and loan periods, please contact the Circulation Department at (806)742-2265 or libraries.circulation@ttu.edu. For more information regarding privileges and loan periods at Architecture Library, please call  (806) 742-8058 or email libraries.architecture@ttu.edu for assistance.