University Library

Borrowing

Patron Type & Loan Period

Patron Type

Books

Journals

Reserves

Equipment
(laptops, iPads, etc.)

Media Circulating Collection

Eligible for ILL

Off Campus Access

Undergrads

3 weeks
unlimited renewals

1 week
unlimited renewals


2 hour,
overnight ok
24 hour

72 hour

 

4 hours,
overnight ok

7 days
no renewals

Yes

Yes

Graduates

1 year
rotating due date unlimited renewals

1 week
unlimited renewals


2 hour,
overnight ok
24 hour

72 hour

 

4 hours,
overnight ok

7 days
limited renewals

Yes

Yes

Faculty & Staff

1 year
and/or same as exp. date on library card unlimited renewals

1 week
unlimited renewals


2 hour,
overnight ok
24 hour

72 hour
(longer on request)

 

4 hours,
overnight ok


Faculty:
7 days
limited renewals


Staff:
7 days
no renewals

Yes

Yes

Courtesy

3 weeks
unlimited renewals

1 week
unlimited renewals

None

None

Library Use Only

UCSC NRLF Only

Cruzcat
Melvyl
Only

Alumni, Friends of the Library

3 weeks
unlimited renewals

1 week
unlimited renewals

None

None

Library Use Only

UCSC NRLF Only

Proquest


For more detailed patron information, please refer to the Patron Borrowing Categories page. 

For more detailed borrowing information, please refer to the Borrowing Policies page.

For more detailed information about borrowing from the Media desk in the David Kirk Digital Scholarship Commons, please refer to the Media Center policies page.