Library Visitor Borrowing Policies
You are welcome to use Lauinger Library and Blommer Science Library as places to study, browse the collections and photocopy materials as needed. You must show a current, government-issued photo ID with an expiration date and sign in at the Security Desk each time you enter Lauinger Library.
To use the Blommer Science Library after 6 p.m. and on weekends, you must obtain a "Science Library Pass" from the third floor circulation desk of Lauinger Library and present the pass and a photo ID to the guard at the Reiss building. Full entrance policy information is also available.
Acquiring Library Borrowing Privileges
To borrow materials at the main campus libraries, you must become a member of the Library Associates at the $300 level. Patrons with a Library Associates card may have a maximum of twelve items at any given time on their account.
Local area residents, with a valid form of identification including an address, may request a Government Documents Only borrower's card at no cost. Patrons with a Government Documents Only card may have a maximum of six government documents at any given time on their account.