Research & Instructional Services

Librarians are generally available to assist students, faculty and staff locate information for research, study, or personal use. 

If you are having trouble locating materials on a topic, or need assistance accessing electronic resources, please call us at 713-313-1874 (day) or 7402 (weekends and evenings), or send an email to the Reference Librarian, Emily Tuck. 

Library Instruction

Faculty members are encouraged to schedule library instruction for their classes. The purpose of these sessions is to demonstrate specific library print and electronic resources to support a particular instructional program. Also, faculty members may schedule a session for themselves or their department.

The best way to arrange for library instruction for your class is to contact Emily Tuck, Reference Librarian (713-313-1874;, who coordinates research and instruction. To arrange for tours of Heartman Special Collections or TSU Archives, please contact Ms. Li