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Academic Resource Center - Houston

This Academic Resource Center (ARC) Guide provides Houston Library Services support for faculty, staff, and students

Subject Librarian

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Marilyn Goff
Academic Resource Center
6700 Fannin Room 4132
Houston, TX 77030-2343
fax 713.794.2484
voice 713.794.2481
Website Skype Contact: facebook:mgoff_2

Houston ARC Hours


ARC Summer Hours 8 AM to 5 PM  Mondays through Saturdays

Fall/Spring Semesters 2019 - 2020
  • Monday - 8 AM - 7 PM
  • Tuesday - 8 AM - 7 PM
  • Wednesday - 8 AM - 7 PM
  • Thursday - 8 AM - 7 PM
  • Friday & Sat. 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Closed Sundays


10-25 August ARC Special Hours 8 AM-1 PM closed Saturdays & Sundays 



Welcome to the Houston ARC LibGuide

Houston TWU ten story campus building in foreground at the corner of Main, Holcombe and Fannin, in the Texas Medical Center (TMC), the largest medical center in the world.

Welcome to the TWU Libraries' ARC Subject Guide! Houston campus faculty, staff and students have new texts, media, reserve materials, librarians and knowledgeable staff to help you. You can also obtain borrowing privileges to other libraries by visiting us in room 4132.

Area Agencies

Brazoria County Health Department                                             Chambers County Health Department

City of Houston Health Department                                              Dallas County Health & Human Services

Fort Bend County Department of Health and Human Services    Fort Worth County Public Health Department

Galveston County Health District                                                  Harris County Area Agency on Aging

Montgomery County Hospital District


Houston Campus Manager

Campus Manager Carlos Da Silva, born in Brazil, manages the Office of Information Technology - Houston and the Houston Campus. He is happy to hear from students, faculty and staff regarding any issues. His office is located in room 4110, tel. 713.794.2118.

TWU Libraries Strategic Plan

TWU libraries have a strategic plan, and other related data illuminating how we serve you in accordance with the University's strategic plan documentation.


Be sure to attend TWU Orientation classes on your library services in August, January and June. A special welcome to new and returning students and a reminder to Dietetic Interns and School Nutrition Specialists that we are available for appointments and walk-in help.

Library News and Technical Issues

The TWU library homepage, the Twitter handle @TWULibrary and the Facebook page show updates on library news, as well as reports on technical issues and content changes regarding library resources. Databases may have temporary downtimes.