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Reciprocal Borrowing

This form is for current Penn State faculty and graduate students to apply for identification cards or forms required for reciprocal borrowing programs.  Faculty are eligible for all programs.  Graduate students can apply for the CIC reciprocal borrowing card. 

To be eligible for these programs, you must be a registered Libraries' user in good standing.

Once your request is processed, you will receive an email alerting you that your card or form is being sent through campus or regular mail.

Please plan ahead.  Since your card or form is being mailed to you, it may take 3 to 5 workdays for you to receive it.





(i.e. 911111111) PLEASE DON'T ENTER SPACES or the form won't work


Where should we mail your identification card or form?


Programs are for faculty. Graduate students may apply for the CIC card. Select all that apply

 CIC faculty card
 CIC graduate student card
 PALCI form (faculty only)
 OCLC card (faculty only)
 Lyrasis reciprocal usage

Use this box to contact us if you have not received your card or if you have any questions about the programs.