Print costs are decreasing and more…

hpPrinting just got a lot cheaper! The cost of printing from the computers at Doherty library is being adjusted, black and white copies will now be $.05 per page and color copies are now $.20 per page after April 19th, 2017.   Copies made from the photocopy machines will remain at $.10 per page.

Databases at the Doherty Library can help you complete an assignment and the information is available off-campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Visit the Doherty Library database page, and select a database.  If you are connecting to the library website from off-campus, go to the library main web page and select “search databases” as shown in the screen shot above, then use your mystthom Celt login ID and password account information to login to the Doherty Library databases.  Visit or call the Doherty Library at 713-525-2188 for more information about off-campus login service and electronic resources at the Doherty Library.


The Doherty Library wants to thank all student employees for their excellent work in spring 2017. We also want to express our support for student employees leaving the library for brighter futures. Our thankfulness stems from their smiles, shine, and skill-set that created an excellent work environment at the Doherty Library and added value to positive work flows. We wish them well and thank you for being student employees.

Victoria Aquila, Stephanie Arroyo, Francisco Jimenez and Armando Yepez are all graduating from the University of St. Thomas in May 2017.

Quang Do is transferring to the University of Norte Dame to pursue studies in engineering.

Reagan Rodriguez is transferring to Texas A&M in Corpus Cristi, Texas to pursue her studies in Marine Biology.

Ersh Muhammad is transferring to Avila University in Kansas City to pursue her studies in premedicine.

Our Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory student Mr. William Crawford is graduating from High School, congratulations.

If you are interested in a student job, please stop by the Doherty Library and fill out an application for employment.

Artstor Database

Artstor is a nonprofit with a mission to use digital images and media to enhance scholarship and education. They bring together more than 2 million high-quality images for education and research, and offer the tools to catalog, manage, and distribute digital media collections. The Artstor Digital Library is an image database featuring an unparalleled range of images from some of the world’s leading museums, photo archives, scholars, and artists in one easily-navigated repository.

Artstor is a comprehensive image resource available for educational and scholarly use, with many rare and important collections available for educational use. The library is constantly growing with new collections added monthly, continually expanding our areas of reference and study. All images are accompanied by comprehensive metadata and are rights-cleared for educational use.

Click the link for more information Artstor

Happy Researching!

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is an assembly of the hierarchy of the United States Catholic Bishops who jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Catholic faithful of the United States. The purpose of the Conference is to promote the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place.

The USCCB webpage offers information for: prayer and worship, belief and teachings, issues and action, media, the Bible, and current event information to represent the direction and mission of the Catholic Church in the United States. Catholic bishops themselves constitute the membership of the Conference and are served by a staff of approximately 315 lay people, priests, deacons, and religious located at the Conference headquarters in Washington, DC. This webpage is a valuable tool to explain current and historic positions of the Catholic Church in the United States.