Distant Patrons

The following services are available to TAMU, TAES, and TEAX faculty, staff, and students who are not located on the Texas A&M College Station campus.

Full access to electronic books, journals and databases requires a NetID and password or a TAMHSC username and password.

Access assistance

VPN access to library resources

  • VPN can be glitchy when accessing library resources
  • If you encounter problems, try closing VPN and starting a new session

Get It For Me

Request copies of journal articles, books, book chapters, and proceedings. Delivery depends on finding an available copy.

There are two Different delivery services:

  • MSL Get It For Me serves:
    • Colleges of
      Agriculture and Life Sciences
      Public Health
      Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
      School of Public Health
      Department of Health & Kinesiology
    • College of Medicine Residents and Clinical Faculty
    • AgriLife (extension services, research centers, and TVMDL)
  • Evans Get It For Me, http://getitforme.library.tamu.edu/evanslocal/, serves:
    • All TAMU agencies
    • All Colleges except Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine and School of Public Health


Check out books directly from another Texas library.

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Book Delivery

Get books and other items delivered using our Get It For Me service