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Item Checkout from the ARC

Checking out materials from the ARC:

The ARC is an official checkout point for Texas State University Libraries materials. Items housed at the ARC may be requested for checkout through the online Library Catalog. These materials can also be requested for delivery to the Alkek Library or the Round Rock Campus Library. Materials from those libraries may also be requested for pickup from the ARC. For more information about requests for pickup, please visit this Alkek Library web page.

Request items online:

To avoid delays, please do not come to the ARC to pick up materials unless you have first put in a request through the Library Catalog. Items housed at this facility will have ARC in the catalog location description. 

Turnaround time:

Most items requested for delivery to or from the Alkek Library will be available within one business day of the request submission. However, please allow for a 72-hour turnaround time.

The Wittliff Collections items:

Special Collection items located at the ARC may be requested using the Request Delivery to Wittliff Reading Room button in the catalog. These items must be viewed on the seventh floor of the Alkek Library or through special arrangements for a research appointment made with The Wittliff staff.

University Archives items:

Some University Archives items located at the ARC are designated for Room Use Only. These items may be requested for viewing by emailing