Access and privileges

Hospital staff

Staff (50-100% FTE), fellows, and residents from Stanford Hospital, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital are eligible to use the libraries. Eligible staff members (50-100% FTE) can also request borrowing privileges. You must complete the online application for a Stanford Libraries library card before you visit; no walk-ins will be accepted. You can check out a limit of 25 items with your Stanford Libraries Card.

Stanford Libraries Hospital library cards cost $10, charged as a one-time fee to your library account. Lost card replacement fee is $25.

You are not eligible for:

  • Off-campus access to e-resources (but you may have access through Lane Medical Library)
  • Interlibrary borrowing services (but you may be eligible for Lane Medical Library services)
  • Proxy Stanford Libraries Card
  • Locker in Green Library

For any questions or concerns, please contact Privileges or Lane Medical Library.