Borrowing Privileges

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Library Privileges

For the complete list of UNLV University Libraries Access and Privileges, please visit the main University Libraries website.
These privileges take effect 12/18/17.

Undergraduate Students

Eligibility: Must be a currently enrolled UNLV undergraduate student.

Requires: Valid Rebelcard.

TDRL Borrowing Privileges:
  • 50 item limit (for all UNLV Libraries)
  • 28 day check out for most books
  • 3 renewals for most books (unless on hold for another patron or recalled)
  • Automatic renewal of most items up to the maximum combined checkout + renewal period (unless on hold for another patron or recalled). Books must be brought to the library for physical renewal once renewals are exhausted.
  • Check out for reserve items and equipment may range from 2 hours to 7 days. Renewal options for these specialized materials will vary.  
  • Allowed to recall and place holds on checked-out items
  • Paging of items between UNLV Libraries, College of Southern Nevada, and Nevada State College
  • Extended use fees
Computer Access: Valid ACE Account. In-house and off-campus access to UNLV's licensed electronic resources (occasional exceptions due to some product licenses). As of 12/18/17, off-campus access will occur exclusively through your ACE account.  Remote access FAQ.

Graduate Students

Eligibility: Must be a currently enrolled UNLV graduate student

Requires: Valid Rebelcard
TDRL Borrowing Privileges:
  • Unlimited item limit (for all UNLV Libraries)
  • Semester check out for most books
  • 3 renewals for most books (unless on hold for another patron or recalled). Books must be brought to the library for physical renewal once renewals are exhausted.
  • Allowed to recall and place holds on checked-out items
  • Automatic renewal of most items up to the maximum combined checkout + renewal period (unless on hold for another patron or recalled).
  • Check out for reserve items and equipment may range from 2 hours to 7 days. Renewal options for these specialized materials will vary.
  • Paging of items between UNLV Libraries, College of Southern Nevada, and Nevada State College
  • Extended use fees
Computer Access: Valid ACE Account. In-house and off-campus access to UNLV's licensed electronic resources (occasional exceptions due to some product licenses). As of 12/18/17, off-campus access will occur exclusively through your ACE account.  Remote access FAQ.

Faculty & Staff

Eligibility: Must be a currently employed full-time UNLV faculty, professional staff, or classified staff

Requires: Valid Rebelcard
TDRL Borrowing Privileges:
  • Unlimited item limit (for all UNLV Libraries)
  • Semester check out for most books
  • 3 renewals for most books (unless on hold for another patron), but books must be brought to the library for physical renewal once renewals are exhausted
  • Automatic renewal of most items up to the maximum combined checkout + renewal period (unless on hold for another patron or recalled). Books must be brought to the library for physical renewal once renewals are exhausted.
  • Check out for reserve items and equipment may range from 2 hours to 7 days. Renewal options for these specialized materials will vary
  • Allowed to recall and place holds on checked-out items
  • Paging of items between UNLV Libraries, College of Southern Nevada, and Nevada State College
  • Extended use fees
Computer Access: Valid ACE Account. In-house and off-campus access to UNLV's licensed electronic resources (occasional exceptions due to some product licenses). As of 12/18/17, off-campus access will occur exclusively through your ACE account. Remote access FAQ.

K12 Educators

Eligibility: K12 educators currently employed in a Las Vegas school

Requires: Government issued photo ID, proof of employment

TDRL Borrowing Privileges:
  • 50 item limit (at TDRL), 10 item limit (other UNLV Libraries)
  • 28 day check out for most books
  • 2 renewals for most books (unless on hold for another patron or recalled)
  • No automatic renewal.
  • Check out for reserve items and equipment may range from 2 hours to 7 days. Renewal options for these specialized materials will vary.
  • Allowed to recall and place holds on checked-out items
  • Paging of items between UNLV Libraries
  • Extended use fees
Computer Access: In-house access to UNLV's licensed electronic resources (occasional exceptions due to some product licenses) at computers not requiring a log-in and through the Guest wireless.

Public Borrowers

Eligibility: Must be at least 18 years of age and a Nevada resident.

Requires: Government issued photo ID

TDRL Borrowing Privileges:
  • 10 item limit (for all UNLV Libraries)
  • 28 day check out for most books
  • 2 renewals per item for most books (unless on hold for another patron or recalled)
  • No automatic renewal
  • Allowed to recall and place holds on checked-out items
  • Paging of items between UNLV Libraries
  • Extended use fees
Computer Access: In-house access to UNLV's licensed electronic resources (occasional exceptions due to some product licenses) at computers not requiring a log-in and through the Guest wireless.