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DePaul Students

DePaul Students includes Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Law Students and Distance Learners. All DePaul students must be currently enrolled for classes to maintain the library privileges including Inter-Library Loan.

For more information about available Resources for Current Students.
For more information about available Resources for Law Students.

For more information about available Resources for Distance Learners.

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Graduate Students
  • Law Students
  • Distance/Online Students
  • Summer Bridge Students

Undergraduate Students

Access to Richardson Library yes Access to the physical space for visitors to Richardson Library
Books (Circulating Only) - Includes ERC/CMC and Music Scores yes 4 weeks
Identification Needed yes DePaul ID required
Interlibrary loan yes Request beyond DePaul and I-Share using ILLiad
Library lab use yes
Library research computer use yes
Media viewing & listening area use yes
Microfilm & microfiche use yes
Online renewal yes
Phone renewal yes (312) 362-8433
Reference service use yes Ask a Librarian
Remote access to online resources yes via Libraries' proxy server
Request books from another DePaul campus library yes
Request books from I-Share Libraries yes Request books from I-Share through the I-Share catalog; 28 day loan, max 3 renewals
Research consultation services yes Reference Service Use
Video & CD checkout yes 4 items for 7 days
Wireless access yes Wireless access via DPU Wireless network

Graduate Students

Access to Richardson Library Yes Access to the physical space for visitors to Richardson Library
Book checkout yes 8 weeks
Identification needed yes DePaul ID required
Interlibrary loan yes Request beyond DePaul and I-Share using ILLiad
Library lab use yes
Library research computer use yes
Media viewing & listening area use yes
Microfilm & microfiche use yes
Online renewal yes
Phone renewal yes (312) 362-8433
Reference service use yes Ask a Librarian
Remote access to online resources yes via Libraries' proxy server
Request articles from another DePaul campus library yes Request articles from another DePaul campus library through ILLiad
Request books from another DePaul campus library yes
Request books from I-Share Libraries yes Request books from I-Share libraries through the I-Share catalog; 28 day loan, max 3 renewals
Research consultation services yes Reference Service Use
Video & CD checkout yes 4 items for 7 days
Wireless access yes Wireless access via DPU Wireless network

Law Students

Access to Richardson Library Yes Access to the physical space for visitors to Richardson Library
Book checkout yes 8 weeks
Identification needed yes DePaul ID required
Interlibrary loan yes Request beyond DePaul and I-Share using ILLiad
Library lab use yes
Library research computer use yes
Media viewing & listening area use yes
Microfilm & microfiche use yes
Online renewal yes
Phone renewal yes (312) 362-8121
Reference service use yes Ask for Research Help
Remote access to online resources yes via Libraries' proxy server
Request articles from another DePaul campus library yes Request articles from another DePaul campus library through ILLiad
Request books from another DePaul campus library yes
Request books from I-Share Libraries yes Request books from I-Share libraries through the I-Share catalog; 28 day loan, max 3 renewals
Research consultation services yes Reference Service Use
Video & CD checkout yes 4 items for 7 days
Wireless access yes Wireless access via DPU Wireless network

Distance/Online Students

Access to Richardson Library Yes Access to the physical space for visitors to Richardson Library
Book checkout yes 4 weeks
Identification needed yes Ask your program director for information on ID cards
Interlibrary loan yes Request beyond DePaul and I-Share through ILLiad; Select "distance learning" ILLiad location
Library lab use yes
Library research computer use yes
Microfilm & microfiche use yes Request through ILLiad
Online renewal yes
Phone renewal yes (312) 362-8433
Reference service use yes Ask a Librarian
Remote access to online resources yes via Libraries' proxy server
Request articles from another DePaul campus library yes Request articles from another DePaul campus library through ILLiad
Request books from another DePaul campus library yes
Request books from I-Share Libraries yes Request books from I-Share libraries through the I-Share catalog; 28 day loan, max 3 renewals
Research consultation services yes Reference Service Use
Video & CD checkout yes 4 items for 7 days

Summer Bridge Students

Book checkout yes 4 weeks, expires at end of session
Identification needed yes The DePaul sponsoring unit must provide an official list of students to be entered into the Libraries' patron database
Interlibrary loan yes Request beyond DePaul and I-Share using ILLiad
Library research computer use yes
Media viewing & listening area use yes
Microfilm & microfiche use yes
Online renewal yes
Phone renewal yes (312) 362-8433
Print collections yes In-library use only
Reference service use yes Ask a Librarian
Remote access to online resources yes via Libraries' proxy server
Request articles from another DePaul campus library yes Request articles from another DePaul campus library through ILLiad
Request books from another DePaul campus library yes
Request books from I-Share Libraries yes Request books from I-Share libraries through the I-Share catalog
Research consultation services yes Reference Service Use
Video & CD checkout yes 4 items for 7 days
Wireless access yes Wireless access via DPU Wireless network
Access to Richardson Library Yes Access to the physical space for visitors to Richardson Library