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Special Borrowers Library Privileges

Special Borrowers Privileges

Visitors Library Cards

The following are used as Library Cards and are required for check out of materials.

DU Affiliated Visitors
(Library Card = DU ID)
Sodexo Employee Follet Bookstore Employee
Retired Staff Member Retired Faculty Member
Carson Brierly Dance Member Denver International Program
Dependents & Spouses Enrichment Program
Field Instructor Friends of the Library
OLLI Program Publishing Institute
Ricks Student Rocky Mountain Talent Search
Senior Citizen Audit Program Summer Institute/Program
University Library Association  

 

Reciprocal Borrowers
Current Student/Faculty from an school listed below
(Library Card = Current School ID)
Arizona State University Oklahoma State University University of Hawaii at Manoa
Baylor University Oregon State University University of Houston
Bel Rae Regis University University of Kansas
Brigham Young University Ricks Center University of Missouri
Claremont Colleges Library Rocky Vista University University of New Mexico
Colorado College Southern Illinois University University of Northern Colorado
Colorado School of Mines St. John Vianney Seminary University of Oklahoma
Colorado State University Texas A&M University University of Oregon
Community College of Denver Texas Tech University University of Utah
Fort Lewis College University of Arizona University of Wyoming
Iliff School of Theology University of Colorado, Boulder Utah State University
Iowa State University University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Washington State University
Johnson & Wales University of Colorado, Denver Washington State University - Vancouver
Kansas State University University of Colorado, Health Sciences Washington University in St. Louis
Metropolitan State University of Denver  University of Colorado, Law  

 

Referral Form Colleges *
Current Students/Faculty from a Colorado College/University listed below
(Library Card = School ID + Referral Form)

*Referral Form must be filled out by your school librarian.
*A new Referral Form is required each visit.
Adams State University Front Range Community College Pikes Peak Community College
Arapahoe Community College Lamar Community College Pueblo Community College
Colorado Christian University Morgan Community College Red Rocks Community College
Colorado Mesa University Naropa University Trinidad State Junior College
Colorado Mountain College Nazarene Bible College United States Air Force Academy
Colorado Northwestern Community College New Geneva Theological Seminary Western Colorado Community College
Community College of Aurora Northeastern Junior College Western State Colorado University
Denver Seminary Otero Junior College  

 

Referral Form *
Visitors from a Colorado Public Library listed below
(Library Card = Public Library Card + Referral Form)

*Referral Form must be filled out by your local librarian.
*A new Referral Form is required each visit.
Aguilar Public Library Franklin Ferguson Memorial Library Park County Public Libraries
Akron Public Library Fresno County Public Library Penrose Community Library District
Alamosa (Southern Peaks) Public Library Garfield County Libraries Pikes Peak Library District
Arapahoe Library District Gilpin County Public Library Pine River Library
Anything (Rangeview Libraries) Grand County Library District Pines & Plains Libraries
Baca County Public Library Gunnison County Library District Pitkin County Library
Basalt Regional Library District Haxtun Public Library Platteville Public Library
Bemis Public Library Heginbotham Library Poudre River Public Library District
Bent County Library District High Plains Library District Pueblo City-County Library
Berthoud Community Library Hinsdale Library District Rampart Library District
Boulder Public Library Ignacio Community Library Rangely Regional Library
Bud Werner Memorial Library Jackson County Public Library Rangeview Libraries
Buena Vista Public Library Jefferson County Public Library Red Feather Lakes Community Library
Burlington Public Library John C. Fremont Library District Rico Public Library
Canon City Public Library Julesburg Public Library Ridgway Public Library
Carnegie Library of Trinidad Kiowa County Public Library District Rio Grande Library District
Clear Creek Library District La Veta Public Library Rocky Ford Public Library
Clearview Library District Lafayette Public Library Ruby M. Sisson Memorial Library
Conejos Library District Lake County Public Library Salida Regional Library
Cortez Public Library Lamar Public Library San Miguel Library District
Costilla County Public Library Lincoln County Libraries Security Public Library
Cotopaxi School Community Library Longmont Public Library Silverton Public Library
Dacono Public Library Louisville Public Library South Routt Library District
DeBeque Library Loveland Public Library Southern Teller County Library District
Del Norte Public Library Lyons Regional Library Spanish Peaks Library District
Delta County Libraries Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library Sterling Public Library
Denver Public Library Mancos Public Library Stratton Public Library
Dolores Public Library Manzanola School Public Library Summit County Library
Douglas County Public Library Meeker Regional Library District Swink School Public Library
Durango Public Library Mesa County Libraries Vail Public Library
Eagle Valley Library District Mineral County Public Libraries Wellington Public Library
East Cheyenne County Library District Moffat County Library West Custer County Library
East Morgan County Library District Montrose Regional Library District West Routt Library District
Englewood Public Library Nederland Community Library Westminster Public Library
Estes Valley Library Northern Saguache County Library District Wetmore Community Library
Flagler Community Library Nucla Public Library Woodruff Memorial Library
Fleming Community Library Ordway Combined Community Library Wray Public Library
Fort Morgan Public Library Ouray Public Library Yuma Public Library

 

Visitors who have purchased a Day, Month, or Year Pass
Check out of materials is available only with a Year Pass.
(Library Card = Purchased Pass)
One Day Access without Borrowing $  5.00

Calendar Month Access without Borrowing
This pass is based on calendar month (March, April, etc.)

$ 20.00
Access and Borrowing for One Year
(Limit of 6 items checked out at a time)
$100.00
Corporate Borrowers Cards One Year
(5 cards issued)
$500.00

 

Government Documents Users: No form is required to view documents.  A Referral Form is required for check out.

High School Students: Students in grades 10-12 can purchase access to University Libraries for an academic year - Sept. 1 to May 31 - for a fee of $10.00. The student must bring a signed letter from the high school stating he/she is in good standing and needs access to the Library. A card will be issued to the student and must be presented whenever entering the Library. This card allows access to Penrose Collection material, for In-Library use only.

Special Community Members Privileges

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Special Community Members include Community Borrowers, Follett Bookstore Employees, Retired Staff, Retired Faculty, & Sodexo Employees.

Penrose Collection Materials

DU ID or Photo ID required for check out.
Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, & Government Documents Unlimited 3 Weeks Unlimited Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
Media (DVD, VHS, Audio) & Periodicals Unlimited 1 Week 1 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
Video Games Unlimited 1 Week 2 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
Electronic Devices Varies 6-24 Hours 1 No $.10/Item/Hour, $15/Item Max
Prospector/Mobius 70 3 Weeks 1 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
Interlibrary Loan Unlimited Varies Varies Yes Varies, $15 Max
Reference & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A
Databases Onsite Access
Reserves & Video Game Consoles No Access
Research Help Research Center Desk - Selective Consultations
Lost or damaged items are charged replacement cost and a $25 processing fee.
Check out is blocked if $45+ is owed in fines.

 

Music Library Materials

DU ID or Photo ID required for check out.
Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books & Scores Unlimited 3 Weeks Unlimited Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
DVDs, Headphones, Reserves, Sound Recordings, & VHS Unlimited 2 Hours, In-Library Use Only 1 No $.50/Item/Hour, $15/Item Max
Reference In-Library Use Only No N/A
Electronic Devices No Access
Lost or damaged items are charged replacement cost and a $25 processing fee.
Check out is blocked if $45+ is owed in fines.

 

Iliff Library Materials

Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, & Non-Print Media Varies* 1 Quarter 2 No $.10/Item/Day
$1/Recalled Item/Day
Archives, Periodicals, Reference, & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A
*3 Item limit with ID & proof of local residence
 10 Item limit with ID & purchase of $50/year pass

 

Law Library Materials

DU ID required for entry.
Material Loan Period Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, Media, Periodicals, & Reference In-Library Use Only No N/A
Reserves No Access

 

Main Library Services

Service Access
Computers Free Guest access with DU ID
Free Guest WiFi access
Copier $.10/page with Print Card
Printers B&W: $.07/single sided page, $.10/double sided page with Print Card
Color: $.70/single sided page, $1.00/double sided page with Print Card
Scanners Free to flash drive or email
Lockers Short Term only
Research Help Research Center Desk - Selective Consultations
Digital Media, Language, Math, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, & Writing Centers
University Technology Services

No Access

High School Students Privileges

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Penrose Collection Materials

Photo ID, signed letter from student's school, & $10 access fee required
Material Loan Period Requestable Fines
Books, Government Documents,
Media, Microforms, & Periodicals
In-Library Use Only Yes N/A
Electronic Devices, Reference & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A
Databases Onsite Access to Select Databases
Interlibrary Loan, Prospector/Mobius, Reserves, Video Games, & Video Game Consoles No Access
Research Help Research Center Desk

 

Music Library Materials

Photo ID, signed letter from student's school, & $10 access fee required
Material Loan
Period
Requestable Fines
Books & Scores In-Library Use Only Yes N/A
Reference In-Library Use Only No N/A
DVDs, Headphones, Reserves, Sound Recordings, & VHS 2 Hours, In-Library Use Only No $.50/Item/Hour, $15/Item Max
Electronic Devices No Access

 

Iliff Library Materials

Material Max Checkout Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, & Non-Print Media Varies* 1 Quarter 2 No $.10/Item/Day
$1/Recalled Item/Day
Archives, Periodicals, Reference, & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A

*3 Item limit with ID & proof of local residence
 10 Item limit with ID & purchase of $50/year pass

 

Law Library Materials

All Materials No Access

 

Main Library Services

Service Access
Computers $5 Daily, $20 Monthly, or $100 Annual Pass
Free Guest WiFi access
Copier $.10/page with Print Card
Printers B&W: $.07/single sided page, $.10/double sided page with Print Card
Color: $.70/single sided page, $1.00/double sided page with Print Card
Scanners Free to flash drive or email
Lockers Short Term only
Research Help Research Center Desk
Digital Media, Language, Math, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, & Writing Centers
University Technology Services
No Access

General Visitors Privileges

Download Privileges PDF

Full list of General Visitors is under "Visitors Library Cards" above.

  • DU Affiliated Visitors
  • Reciprocal Borrowers
  • Visitors with a College Referral
  • Visitors with a Public Library Referral
  • Government Documents Users (with Referral)
  • Visitors who have purchased a Year Pass
Penrose Collection Materials

 See list of Visitor Library Cards above.
Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, & Government Documents 6 3 Weeks 1 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
Media (DVD, VHS, Audio) & Periodicals 6 1 Week 1 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
Electronic Devices Varies 6-24 Hours 1 No $.10/Item/Hour, $15/Item Max
Reference & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A
Databases Onsite Access to Select Databases
Interlibrary Loan, Prospector/Mobius, Reserves, Video Games, & Video Game Consoles No Access
Research Help Research Center Desk - Selective Consultations
Lost or damaged items are charged replacement cost and a $25 processing fee.
Check out is blocked if $15+ is owed in fines.

 

Music Library Materials

See list of Visitor Library Cards above.
Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books & Scores 6 3 Weeks 1 Yes $.50/Item/Day, $15/Item Max
$1/Recalled Item/Day
$25/Recalled Item Max
DVDs, Headphones, Reserves, Sound Recordings, & VHS Unlimited 2 Hours, In-Library Use Only 1 No $.50/Item/Hour, $15/Item Max
Reference In-Library Use Only No N/A
Electronic Devices No Access
Lost or damaged items are charged replacement cost and a $25 processing fee.
Check out is blocked if $15+ is owed in fines.

 

Iliff Library Materials

Material Max
Checkout
Loan
Period
Renewals Requestable Fines
Books, Microforms, & Non-Print Media Varies* 1 Quarter 2 No $.10/Item/Day
$1/Recalled Item/Day
Archives, Periodicals, Reference, & Special Collections In-Library Use Only No N/A
*3 Item limit with ID & proof of local residence
 10 Item limit with ID & purchase of $50/year pass

 

Law Library Materials

Material Loan Period Requestable Fines
All Materials No Access

 

Main Library Services

Service Access
Computers - Paid access available for: $5/day, $20/month, or $100/year

- Free access with Referral Form, Reciprocal University ID, or DU ID

- Free Guest WiFi access
Copier $.10/page with Print Card
Printers B&W: $.07/single sided page, $.10/double sided page with Print Card
Color: $.70/single sided page, $1.00/double sided page with Print Card
Scanners Free to flash drive or email
Lockers Short Term only
Research Help Research Center Desk- Selective Consultations
Digital Media, Language, Math, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, & Writing Centers
University Technology Services
No Access