The TCard is your identification for academic purposes, and includes your photo, UTORid, student number, and a barcode.
Alumni and external researchers are able to use a U of T library card, rather than a TCard.
TCards are required to enter libraries such as Robarts and Gerstein.
Get a TCard or a U of T library card as a:
- Faculty and staff member
- Postdoctoral fellow
- External researcher – e.g., Direct borrowers, Research readers
- Associate membership – For organizations & corporations
- Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) registrant
For information about borrowing privileges, fines, holds, and more, visit the Borrowing page.
To borrow from other Canadian university libraries, current U of T students, staff, and faculty may get an Inter-University Borrowing Program (IUBP) card.
Last update: August 27, 2021