Unaffiliated Borrowers Program

UC Hastings Law Library offers a borrowing card for --

a. Individuals.
Any active member of the State Bar of California who resides in or maintains an office in California, who files an application with acceptable identification and who maintains a $200.00 deposit. Any alumnus of UC Hastings College of the Law who resides in or maintains an office in California, who files an application with acceptable identification and who maintains a $100.00 deposit. Individual library cards are not transferable.

b. Law Firm Libraries
Any law firm located in California with a librarian who is a member of either the Northern California Association of Law Libraries, Southern California Association of Law Libraries, or American Association of Law Libraries is eligible for a corporate membership. An application must be filed and a $400.00 deposit maintained. Firm libraries will be issued four library cards that can be used by any member or employee of the firm upon approval by the firm librarian. The firm library is responsible for all charges and fines.

c. Governmental Agency Libraries
Any governmental agency library with a librarian located within the San Francisco Civic Center area is eligible for two library cards. Agencies outside of this area may borrow books through Interlibrary Loan.

Please fill out and print the Unaffiliated Borrowers Application and return to:

Circulation Librarian
UC Hastings College of the Law Library
200 McAllister Street
San Francisco, California 94102

Please allow 10 working days for the processing of your form and deposit. Your library card(s) will be mailed to you.