Your Library Account and Library Privileges

Login to your Library Account

View your current checkouts, renew items, or request that items be pulled and held for your through My Library Account. Most current students, faculty and staff will use their UARK email username (the username is before the and password to login.

FAQs about your UARK account.

Community Borrowers may login to their library account with their UA ID number and last name.

Who is Eligible for Privileges?

To be eligible for library privileges and remote access to library resources, students must be enrolled in at least one hour of credit or be pre-registered for the following semester.

Students who wish to retain library privileges for a short time while they complete theses or other academic requirements may be granted "Affiliate" status in the UAConnect student information system by their college or the Graduate School. Read more

This includes emeritus faculty and retirees.

Part-time or hourly employees may need to complete an Application for Library Privileges so that our records are complete. Read more

Faculty who wish to authorize research assistants (graduate students or staff) to check out library materials for your use and/or to pick up Interlibrary Loan materials, please visit Request for Faculty Authorization for more information.

Other User Categories

Borrowing Periods and Annual Costs

Patron Type Loan period
(most items*)
Number of renewals Item
Holds /
ILL Remote access to
Annual Cost
Students 16 weeks 2 100 Yes Yes Yes  
Faculty 16 weeks 2 500 Yes Yes Yes  
Affiliated Faculty 16 weeks 2 500 Yes Yes Yes  
Staff 16 weeks 2 100 Yes Yes Yes  
Affiliated Staff/Student 16 weeks 2 100 Yes Yes Yes  
Emeritus Faculty 16 weeks 2 500 Yes Yes Yes  
Retiree 16 weeks 2 100 Yes Yes Yes  
Dependent/Spouse 16 weeks 2 100 Yes No No  
Circ-Only (Courtesy card) 4 weeks 2 25 Yes No No  
ARKLink 4 weeks 1 10 Yes No No  
Arkansas Alumni Association Member 4 weeks 2 10 Yes Yes No  
High School Students 2 weeks 2 5 No No No $15
Community Borrowers 4 weeks 2 10 Yes Yes No $40
Corporate Borrower 4 weeks 2 10 Yes Yes No $100

*Note that policies may vary by item format in branch libraries.

Borrowing Policies

Information on lost and late materials, searches, and more.

Returning Materials

You may return borrowed items to any service desk or to our book drops.

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