Special borrowing privileges may be obtained if a member of one of the categories listed below. Eligible candidates should submit a completed Special Borrower's Application and a copy of required documentation (as indicated) to the Libraries Borrowing Privileges Office (see address right).

Special Borrowing Privileges include:

  • 50 check-out limit
  • Up to 3 months loan period
  • Recall privileges
  • Get It book delivery privileges
  • On-site access (using University of Minnesota Twin Cities Libraries workstations) to e-resources and databases is available for Special Privileges borrowers, but not remote access.


Contact Borrowing Privileges Staff:

110 Wilson Library 309 19th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55455 Phone: 612-624-3383 Fax: 612-626-8968 Email: fines@umn.edu