While we strive to create accounts on demand, a supervisor must be available to create the account and technological issues may result in a delay. There may be times when we cannot issue new library accounts. When applying for a library card, be sure to ask for a Circulation Supervisor at the front desk. Thank you for your patience in this matter.
In order to apply for an account, you must provide your Social Security number.
CSULB offers junior and senior secondary school students of the Long Beach Unified (LBUSD) and Los Alamitos Unified (LAUSD) High School Districts their own University Library card. Click here for more details on the CSULB High School Outreach Program including program requirements and how to obtain a card.
As a High School Cardholder, a student is entitled to:
Cards are issued to currently employed full time faculty (including librarians) in LBUSD, to librarians from the Long Beach Public Library, and to medical or corporate librarians working in the Long Beach area. Cards are valid from issuance until September 30th of each year and may be renewed as long as the district or library employs the person. To apply for a library card, obtain an application form at the Library Circulation Desk or for LBUSD faculty from your school principal.
Cardholders are granted borrowing privileges for library materials as follows: