In order to take advantage of Library services, please complete all of the fields below so Library staff can activate your Library account remotely. Your account will be activated within 1 business day of submitting this form. If you have any questions, please email

Note: This form is for faculty and staff only. Library accounts are automatically activated for students on their first day of classes.

Please enter your name in this order: 1) First Name 2) Last Name
If your affiliation is "Visiting Faculty," please upload an official letter from your UCSB department (on UCSB letterhead) stating that you are visiting faculty and including your start and end dates. If you are a newly retired faculty or staff member, please upload a copy of your Retiree ID card provided by Human Resources.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Your Employee ID number can be found on your Access card, if you have one, or on UC Path; the number starts with 100.