Proxy Library Card Holders

  • Used for borrowing items for another person

Registration available at Geisel Library only.

UC San Diego Salaried Academic Staff are eligible to designate up to three (3) research assistants to check out library materials on their behalf. Such staff must complete and sign the Application for Proxy Borrower Privileges form (PDF). The completed form may be:

  • Mailed to: Proxy Card - 0175L
  • Submitted in person at the Geisel Library Front Desk.
  • Faxed to (858) 534-4970.

Proxy cards will be mailed to the Salaried Academic Staff member requesting them.

  • When checking out library materials, a Proxy Library Card holder will be required to present both a Proxy library card and photo identification.
  • Proxy library cards are not intended for use by spouses, domestic partners, or children. These individuals are eligible for courtesy library borrowing cards.
  • Proxy cards may also be issued in the case of temporary or permanent disability of a Library borrowing card holder. Contact Geisel Library Front Desk for details.

* The borrowing privileges shown are for proxy library card holders designated by UC San Diego Salaried Academic Staff. In the case of temporary or permanent disability of a Library borrowing card holder, Proxy library card holder will receive the same borrowing privileges as the issuing card holder.