Research Library Cooperative Program

Renewing RLCP materials

You can usually renew books borrowed through the RLCP program at least once.

Stanford patrons

To renew materials borrowed from UC Berkeley:

You need to create a UC Berkeley library account to manage your RLCP Direct from Berkeley loans.

  1. Visit My OskiCat.
  2. Click the “Patron / PIN Login” link.
  3. Select “Forgot your PIN or don’t have a PIN?”.
  4. Complete the “New PIN or PIN Reset Request” form. Your Library number is above the barcode on your Stanford ID. Enter all numbers including and following 25.
  5. UC Berkeley will email additional instructions to finalize your account and create a PIN.

After you have created your account:

  1. Log into My OskiCat.
  2. Select “Renew All” to renew all items, or…
  3. Check the boxes beside the titles you wish to renew in the Renew column.
  4. Click the “Renew Selected” button.
  5. A new due date will appear in the Status column.
  6. You can also renew by email. Include the titles and barcode numbers for each item you wish to renew.

Contact UC Berkeley RLCP by email or phone (1-510-642-5425) for assistance with My OskiCat.

To renew materials borrowed from UT Austin:

Submit an email renewal request to Include the transaction number, author, and title for each renewal.

UC Berkeley patrons

To renew materials borrowed from Stanford:

  1. Go to My Account.
  2. Click on “Forgot your PIN?”
  3. Enter your Library ID (the Coop Card # listed above)
  4. Click “Reset PIN.” This will trigger an email to the address attached to your library account.
  5. Click on the link in the email and set your PIN.

You may log to My Account to renew or review Stanford University materials checked out to you.

Or, you may renew via email to List each book by author, title, and barcode number. You will be notified of the new due dates.

To renew materials borrowed from UT Austin:

  • Sign into My ILL with your Library card/Cal1Card number and OskiCat PIN (which are not the same as your CalNet Login information).
  • Once logged in, check the Show Everything box to view your inventory of IBS requests.
  • Renewals are not guaranteed. Click the Renew button to send IBS a renewal message. IBS will then contact the lender to inquire about renewal possibilities for the material. If the renewal is granted, you will receive an email from IBS notifying you of the new due date. Renewals can take up to 5 days to be granted. If the renewal is not granted, you will receive an email from IBS informing you that the renewal request was denied.

UT Austin patrons

To renew materials borrowed from Stanford or UC Berkeley:

Log into UTA Interlibrary Services to request a renewal of the borrowed materials.