Access and privileges
Faculty and staff
An unlimited number of books may be checked out by faculty and staff. For other items, item limits and borrowing periods vary by library and item type. Locker rental in Green Library and interlibrary borrowing privileges are available to all faculty and staff members as well.
Privileges that differ based on patron category:
|Media & Microtext checkouts||7 days, 1 renewal||7 days, 1 renewal||7 days, no renewals|
|Eligible for a faculty study carrel assignment in Green Library?||yes||no||no|
|Eligible for direct remote borrowing via RLCP, and on-site library privileges through RSP and ShaRes?||yes||yes||no|
|Eligible for a Proxy SUL Card?||yes||yes, w/ teaching appt only||no|
Faculty study carrels
A limited number of private and semi-private faculty studies are available in Green Library. Faculty may apply by completing the faculty study application and submitting it to Privileges. Assignments are generally made by the first day of Fall Quarter and last the entire academic year. Renewal applications should be submitted to Privileges by July 15 each year. All library materials stored in a faculty study must be checked out (studies are checked periodically).
Hoover Senior Fellows
Hoover Senior Fellows have the same library privileges as Stanford faculty members.
Voluntary clinical faculty members
Voluntary clinical faculty members do not have the same privileges as regular Stanford faculty. Members of this group receive Courtesy Cards. Proxy card privileges are not available, and interlibrary borrowing requests must be routed to Lane Medical Library.
- 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