Interested in checking out books from one of our libraries? We offer free library cards to affiliates of some academic institutions and membership organizations.
Community users can also purchase a library card that allows borrowing privileges.
To apply, download our application and bring it to any library service desk.
|Affiliation||Cost||Loan period||Borrow up to|
|Arizona State University students
Northern Arizona University students
|None||21 days||75 items|
|Pima Community College students||$50/semester||21 days||75 items|
Faculty teaching at least one credit at:
|None||180 days||250 items|
|Spouse of UA faculty & staff members||None||180 days||250 items|
|Students & faculty at GWLA institutions||None||21 days||25 items|
*UA Alumni Association cards will no longer be sold after June 30, 2017 and will expire one year from date of purchase. After July 1, 2017 circulation privileges can be purchased with a community user card.
|$50/year||21 days||25 items|
|Community user – level 1
(borrowing privileges only)
|$125/year||21 days||25 items|
|Community user – level 2
(borrowing privileges and computer access)
|$250/year||90 days||75 items|
|Arizona businesses||$500/year||90 days||75 items|
Library card holders receive unlimited computer access during public hours at the Main, Science-Engineering, and Fine Arts Libraries (with the exception of Community User - Level 1). We also offer free computer cards for visitors wishing to use our public computer area in the Main Library.
Contact us right away if you lose your library card to prevent others from using your account. You can get a replacement card for $10 at any of our service desks.