Faculty/Academics

Includes faculty/academics from UC San Diego and other University of California campuses (current, emeritus, and retired) and Stanford (current only)

Registration available at Geisel Library & the Biomedical Library Building.

Your UC San Diego photo identification card is your UC San Diego Library borrowing card. The barcode on the back of your campus ID can be used to use library services, such as My Library Account. If you’ve replaced your ID card and are unable to log into your account, contact either of the UC San Diego Library's Front Desks.

Borrowing Privileges for Faculty/Academics

Maximun Items checked out: 500, including 20 Circuit items ( Staff Note: Level 1 )
Location Books Bound Journals Govt Documents Renewals Recalls Holds Searches Inter-Library Loan
Annex 365 Days 7 Days N/A 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
BLB 28 Days 7 Days N/A 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Geisel 365 Days 7 Days 28 Days 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Circuit 28 Days N/A N/A 3 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Media Materials 7 Day Checkout 6 Yes, from Front or Media Desk only Yes, from Front or Media Desk only Yes N/A

Immediate family (age 18+) of UC Faculty, including domestic partners, are eligible for the following limited borrowing privileges:

Maximun Items checked out: 200, including 20 Circuit items ( Staff Note: Level 3 )
Location Books Bound Journals Govt Documents Renewals Recalls Holds Searches Inter-Library Loan
Annex 90 Days 7 Days N/A 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
BLB 28 Days 7 Days N/A 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Geisel 90 Days 7 Days 28 Days 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Circuit 28 Days N/A N/A 3 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Media Materials Library Use Only 0 No No Yes N/A