Special Library Cards and Access to University Libraries 10-03-03


This policy establishes the criteria for extending borrowing privileges and providing access to University of Pittsburgh Libraries, and the responsibilities for issuing Special Library Cards, regulating their use, and collecting and maintaining patron data. This policy is applicable to all University of Pittsburgh libraries, and these include the following:

  • University Library System (ULS) libraries, including the Graduate School of Business, Chemistry and Computer Science, East Asian, Economics, Engineering, Fine Arts, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Hillman, Langley, Mathematics, Music, Physics, School of Library and Information Science; and 
  • Non-ULS libraries, including Falk, Law, Nursing, WPIC, and the regional campus libraries at Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown and Titusville.


Category: Business and Operations
Section: Library and Instructional Resources
Effective Date: September 10, 1990
Last Reviewed: September 10, 1990
Responsible Unit:
Responsible Executive: Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor
Policy Contact: