Who is eligible to borrow material from the SDSU Library?

Can I check out (or borrow) books and other physical items from the SDSU Library?


Anyone with an active SDSUid maybe borrow physical items and access the library's electronic resources. People in the following categories should have active borrow privileges

  • SDSU faculty, staff, and students
  • Global Campus students
  • Retired SDSU faculty and staff
  • Permanent employees of the SDSU Foundation
  • SDSU students not currently enrolled, but working on incompletes
  • SDSU students on official leaves of absence
  • SDSU campus clergy

Borrowing Privileges to Physical Material only

SDSU Alumni Association Lifetime Members and CSU Faculty, Staff, and Students will need to contact the Circulation Desk at circulation@sdsu.edu to create an account to check out physical items. SDSU Alumni Association Lifetime Members and CSU Faculty, Staff, and Student accounts do not get access the SDSU Library electronic resources. 


  • Last Updated Apr 18, 2023
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  • Answered By Jenny Wong-Welch

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