General Shu-Ping Tsao Library


  • Monday – Friday: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Saturday hours: 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
    (Library opens once per month. Other openings on Saturday by request.)

About Us:

  • The library is proud to offer thousands of volumes dealing with a variety of health, science, business, and Traditional Chinese Medicine topics.
  • The library also offers access to a large collection of periodicals, DVDs, and Chinese language materials.
  • Our library takes particular pride in its collection of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) journals from China, covering the period from 1982 to present.
  • The Mandarin Room of the Library houses over 900 titles in the Chinese language, as well as an exclusive collection of Chinese language manuscripts, journals, and notes.
  • Students are required to attend a library orientation at the start of the program and are provided with a handbook detailing the library services at that time.


The library is located in the rear of the THSU campus building.


The library staff can be contacted by e-mail at, and by phone at 512.444.8082, ext: 211.


  • Printing and copying services are available in the library.
  • Computers for browsing and study use are available in the library as well.


Please see librarian for an up-to-date list of all library policies.