Access and privileges
Campus ID Card holders
All members of the Stanford community are eligible for access to the Stanford University Libraries. See the table below for a quick view of privileges. For details, click on the relevant user category to the left. Don't know where you fall? Contact Privileges at (650) 723-1492 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Overview of privileges
|User||Borrowing, recalls, and interlibrary borrowing||Lockers and assigned study spaces?||Eligible for RLCP or RSP borrowing?||Eligible for a spouse or domestic partner card?||Eligible for a proxy SUL card?|
|Faculty; academic staff||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Other staff; undergrads||yes||lockers||no||yes||no|
|Fellows; grad students||yes||yes||yes||yes||no|
With proper documentation, Continuing Studies participants, spouses and domestic partners of Stanford affiliates, Stanford Hospital and LCPH staff, and summer conference participants (on a restricted basis) may be eligible for borrowing privileges. Contact Privileges for more information.
Use your Stanford ID Card, issued by the Campus ID Card Office, to enter the library and borrow materials. If you received your card today and want to start borrowing right away, stop by Circulation & Privileges at Green Library to activate your card; otherwise, it will be activated overnight.
View your library account
Use My Account to manage your library account online. View items you have checked out, fines or fees accrued, and the status of items placed on hold, recalled, or paged for delivery.
- Campus ID Card holders
- Privileges for university & library affiliates
- Visitor access and borrowing
- Lockers and assigned study spaces
- Proxy borrowing
- Cards for access & borrowing
- Borrower responsibilities
- Libraries with special policies
- Lost your card?
- Suspended privileges