Graduate Students

Graduate Students

The UCR Libraries are committed to helping you find the information you need to succeed in your graduate studies.


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

Your Accounts

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

A Library PIN is comprised of 4 different, nonconsecutive digits. More..

Your ILL Requests

Borrowing Privileges


  • Your Student ID is your Library Card
  • Most books are due once per quarter for graduate students, and you have no limit on how many you check out
  • Need material for your research, and we don't own it? Get it through our Interlibrary Loan Service
  • Checking out material for a Professor? Sign-up for a Proxy Card to check out materials in their name








  • 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 .

Instruction and Library Workshops

  • If you are teaching a class which requires library research feel free to set up a library Instruction session for your class -- either in the library or in your classroom.
  • Online Library Instruction Request Form
  • Library skills workshops (Get information on how to do research here at UCR)

Library Services

Last modified: 11/27/2012 11:24 AM by D. Morita

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