Alumni library access

You qualify as an alumnus if you completed four or more credits at U o f T, but are no longer a current student. As an alumnus, you access the library differently than when you were a student.

Online resources


The alumni readeralumni research reader, and OISE alumni cards all give you borrowing privileges.  

Study space

Most libraries are open to the public for quiet study.

In Robarts, floors 1-5 and 8 are open to the public during regular hours.  This does not include the extended, overnight hours.

Robarts stacks access

Most libraries have open book stacks, but Robarts stacks (floors 9-13) are restricted.  You can request materials from the stacks at the Loans Desk or get access with:

More information

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