Getting and Using a Library Card

University Extension students may obtain a UCR Library card from the Rivera or Orbach Science Library Circulation Desk or use a UCR Card for library services. To obtain a library card, please bring your proof of enrollment card or receipt showing fees paid from the UCR University Extension Center to establish library privileges and confirmation of address (i.e. driver's license). Privileges are issued for the length of the course.

Borrowing privileges include the ability to check out books and other materials. They do not include privileges to access databases, e-books, and e-journals remotely or the use of interlibrary loan.

For Library hours, please see:

The libraries' collections include more than 3,000,000 volumes, 97,000 print and electronic journals, and 2,300,000 microforms and many other resources.

UCR University Extension students are extended borrowing privileges without charge, at any UC Riverside Library, including the: