Houston Graduate School of Theology



HGST Library Resources

Note: The Library Computer Lab will be closed* for testing from 8:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. on the following dates (all Fridays): August 23, 2019; September 20, 2019; October 25, 2019; January 10, 2020; and February 21, 2020 
*The library in general will remain open as usual on those Fridays.


Linda J. Renz
Library Associate / Technology Resource Center*
Phone: 713-942-9505 x104
Email: lrenz@hgst.edu
*Contact Ms. Renz for assistance in setting up
CourseSites, TurnItIn, and Zoom. 

Jan Kennard
Library Director
Phone: 713-942-9505 x100
Email: jkennard@hgst.edu

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Professor Links: 

Public Libraries 

HGST students are encouraged to obtain a library card from their local public library branch: Houston Public Library, Harris County Public Library or libraries from any of the surrounding counties. The public library provides free Interlibrary Loan service as well as access to many journal databases that require a username/password.

Policy and Handbook Links

HGST Library Collection
Development Policy

HGST Library Handbook

Writer’s Helps

HGST prepared this list of resources for students who need help with writing issues.




 Academic Programs

Academic Catalog

Academic Schedules

Faculty Directory


Educational Effectiveness

Academic Position Openings

Catalog Archives


Library Hours

8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Mon-Wed)
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 pm. (Thu)
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Fri)

Open on Saturdays, when Saturday classes are in session, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.