Access and privileges

Faculty and staff

Use your Faculty/Staff Campus ID Card to access the Libraries and to borrow library materials. Don’t know where you fall? Please contact Privileges.

All active faculty and staff are eligible for:

  • Unlimited checkouts (borrowing periods vary by library and item type)
  • Off-campus access to e-resources
  • Interlibrary borrowing (delivery of articles and books from other university libraries)
  • Borrowing partnerships with UC Berkeley (RLCP), UC Schools (RSP), and Ivy Plus Libraries (BorrowDirect)
  • Spouse/domestic partner Courtesy Campus ID Card
  • Locker in Green Library
  • Copy and print with Campus ID Card

Some staff are eligible for:

Academic staff
Regular staff
Faculty study carrel assignment in Green Library yes yes no
Direct remote borrowing via RLCP, and on-site library privileges through RSP and BorrowDirect yes yes no
Proxy Stanford Library card yes yes, w/ teaching appt only no

Voluntary clinical faculty members

Voluntary clinical faculty members receive Courtesy Cards from the ID card office and do not have the same privileges as regular Stanford faculty.

SLAC staff

SLAC staff member should consult Library Resources at SLAC.