Borrowing Privileges

  • Your UCR card is your Library Card
  • For the faculty, books are due once a year in the fall, and you have no limit on how many you check out
  • If you can't make it to the library, you can send someone else in your place to check out books.

Log in to see what materials you have checked out and when they're due, renew your materials online, download E-Reserves, save searches, check fines (if any), and recall or place books on hold.

Your Accounts

Manage Your Library Account

Manage Your Library Account

Log in to Scotty to see what materials you have checked out and when they are due, renew your materials online, save searches, check fines (if any), and recall or place books on hold.

To manage your Library Account, click on the My account tab in the upper right, or follow this link


Log in with your NetID and password.

Your ILL Requests
Your Barcode Number is the 14 digits below the barcode on your UCR Card beginning with 2121000...

UCR Does not use a PIN for Interlibrary Loans






  • Discipline Research Guides
  • Information on EndNote, and how to use it to organize information from UCR Databases
  • Use Interlibrary Loans to get materials from other libraries (or even e-versions of articles in print in our libraries
  • Setting up alerts in your favorite databases or of your favorite journals allows you to easily keep up with research in your area .


"Scholarly communication" describes both the dissemination of and access to scholarship and research in a variety of formats and states of completion, such as published books or journal articles, research results and data sets, and drafts of papers. In recent years the concept of scholarly communication has also begun to connote faculty collaborating with publishers, librarians, and others, in solving the grievous problem of the inability of libraries to keep up with the ever-increasing volume and cost of scholarly resources.

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