Print this form
, have it completed by an authorized staff member
at your home library, then bring it to the Gumberg Circulation Desk once it is completed.
For a full list of participating libraries in the PALCI Borrowing Program, please click here
If you are a faculty member with OCLC Borrowing Privileges from one of the participating universities, please stop by the Gumberg Circulation Desk
to register your account for borrowing and obtain your borrowing card.
Please refer to this page
to check if your university is a participating library with the OCLC Faculty Borrowing Program.
Please refer to the following information depending on your current
special borrower status:
Clergy and Religious Borrowers
A letter of introduction is required and can be submitted by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
or in person to the Circulation Manager.
▶ The letter must state their affiliation within a diaconate or religious educational institution, their purpose for using the Gumberg collections, and the length of time needed for material access.
Curriculum Center Special Borrowers
Local preschool, pre-K, and K-12 charter, cyber, and religious schools who have made prior
arrangements with the Curriculum Center may arrange to borrow materials from Gumberg.
▶ A dated letter of introduction, printed on the institution's letterhead, must be sent to the Curriculum Center Coordinator. Letter must include purpose for using collections, as well as authorized personnel who should be granted privileges.
Contact the Curriculum Center Coordinator: Danielle Henzler
Saint Anthony's School Programs
Students from St. Anthony's School are required to show a Duquesne University issued ID to register for borrowing privileges.
➝ Counselors of St. Anthony's are permitted to fill out the Reciprocal and Special Borrower's registration form for students as needed.
Other Special Borrowers
Other special borrowing requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Contact email@example.com