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A Welcome to the Briscoe Library: Getting Started

Guide to Library Resources and Services

Dolph Briscoe Jr. Library

Library Hours

For UT Health ID Card holders:

The Briscoe Library is open 24/7 including holidays. Doors are unlocked for visitors during the day (see schedule below). After hours, UT Health students, faculty, and staff use their ID cards to swipe themselves into the library.

For Visitors:

Monday - Thursday




  7 am - 9 pm

  7 am - 6 pm

  9 am - 6 pm

10 am - 6 pm

Holiday Hours


Individual Study Rooms are available on a first come, first served basis. Group Study Rooms may be reserved 24/7/365. Only UT Health students, faculty, and staff may use these rooms.

Computer classroom 2.011 and meeting rooms may be reserved on weeknights 6 pm - 7 am, and any time on weekends.

Study Room Guidelines

This section provides links to most common strategies for searching for books and journals by title or specific article.

Get Help

If you are in need of further help or information, click the Get Help button to contact the Liaison Librarian assigned to your school.