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University of the Pacific Libraries

University Library
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Visitors & Special Borrowers

Visitors and special borrowers, including affiliated guests, have limited access to library privileges as follows:

Building Access

Visitors and special borrowers are welcome to enter the building during library hours of operation before 9pm.
After 9pm, only currently registered students, staff, and faculty with a valid University of the Pacific ID card can enter the building.

Research Help

Special borrowers can ask librarians research-related questions. For information about when a librarian is available, see our Research Help page.

Print Resources

Visitors and special borrowers (including affiliates, community users, and others) may be eligible to purchase a University of the Pacific Special Borrowers Card to borrow books from the library. Borrowers must be 18 years of age or older, and a valid picture ID (driver’s license or state issued ID) is required.

  • Library Card Fees
  • Pacific Affiliates: Free (Requires Pacific ID card & confirmation of current status.)
  • San Joaquin Delta College: (Requires application signed by SJC Delta College Librarian
    • Faculty: Free 
    • Students: $20/semester, $10 summer session 
  • California State University Stanislaus:
    • Faculty: Free (Requires current CSUS ID card with letter from department chair or library dean certifying a current academic appointment
    • Students: $50 per year (Reimbursement available at the CSU Stanislaus Administration Office
  • Community Patrons: $50 per year

  • Loan Periods
  • Total Checkouts: 10 books at a time
  • Loan Period: 28 days for most books
  • Renewals: One 28-day renewal for most books
  • Recalls: After 2 weeks, all materials are subject to recall, meaning that another borrow can request the item and a new due date will be issued to the original borrower.
  • Overdue or lost library materials may result in replacement charges and a block on the special borrower’s library account. Due dates are given at the time of checkout and are also viewable at Your Library Account.

Internet Access

Visitors and special borrowers may connect their personal laptops and other mobile devices to the wireless guest network, Pacific_Guest. Online registration is required.

Other Services

Due to licensing agreements and to ensure resources are available to currently enrolled students, Special Borrowers are not permitted access to the following:

  • Online resources, such as ebooks and databases      
  • Computers, printers, and other library equipment
  • Reserve items
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Study Rooms

Additional library services may be provided at your local public library.

Visitor Guidelines

Visitors are expected to respect the rules of the University of the Pacific and the Library Code of Conduct. Visitors who do not comply with library regulations will be asked to leave.

For more information on visitor guidelines, please contact:

Stockton Campus Library Circulation Desk: 209.946.2431
Rite Aid Information Commons Circulation Desk: 209.946.2940