Library spaces open to UCSF ID holders. See timeline for reopening.

Stanford Reciprocal Services Program

This program makes most library materials at UCSF and Stanford University available to individuals at both institutions.

Registered UCSF faculty, academic staff, and students can

  • Browse and borrow at participating Stanford libraries
  • Call for information on library holdings and/or availability of specific materials. When you call, mention that you are a Stanford/UC Cooperative Program participant
  • Request that journal articles on the Stanford campus be photocopied and mailed to you
  • Have Stanford materials delivered via Interlibrary Loan

Register for the Reciprocal Services Program

  • Bring your campus picture identification, current UCSF registration card, or other picture identification to the Parnassus or Mission Bay service desks
  • UCSF library staff will submit an online form the Stanford’s Green Library
  • You can claim your borrower card at Stanford’s Green Library the next day