Community Borrowing Card Participants

  • Includes regular, senior, and student Community Borrowing Card Participants

Registration available at Geisel Library only.

All library card holders must be eighteen (18) years of age or older and have a residential address within the state of California.

  • Complete a UC San Diego Library Borrowing Card Registration form (PDF).
  • Show a valid California driver's license, California identification card, or a current passport.
  • Provide a current, valid identification card from their home institution, if a student.
  • Pay by debit or credit card (MasterCard or Visa only).

Community Borrowing Card

  • Single: $100.00 for 12 months
  • Dual: $150.00 for 12 months

Dual borrowers are two adults in the same household who share a single account. Both borrowers may use the account interchangeably, with the primary account holder financially responsible for all items on the account.

Senior Community Borrowing Card

  • $50.00 for 12 months.

Senior borrowers must be members of the community who are 65 years and older.

Student Community Borrowing Card

  • $25.00 for 6 months
  • $50.00 for 12 months

Open to registered students of the California State Universities or public California community colleges.