Library Cards

Library borrowing privileges are available to the following affiliated user groups. Specific privileges vary by user category. Click on the category to which you belong for further details.

Guidelines for All Borrowing Cards

  • Library cards are non-transferable and may be used only by the individual indicated or pictured on the card.
  • A valid UC San Diego photo identification card or UC San Diego Library borrowing card (along with any valid government-issued photo identification) is required for library borrowing.
  • Borrowing cards are issued from the Front Desk up to 30 minutes prior to closing.