The University Libraries have agreements in place with many other institutions which allow Loyola students, faculty, and staff to use the facilities and collections of other academic libraries.
Chicago-area Libraries with Borrowing Privileges
*Please e-mail the Head Librarian at least a day in advance to arrange a visit.
*UIC has restricted all visitor access and borrowing privileges for the Fall 2021 semester.
To obtain access to a library not on this list, see the InfoPass page.
*Note: We strongly recommend that you return items to the library from which you borrow them. Loyola students, faculty, and staff are responsible for any item until it is checked in at its owning library, including fines that accrue during transit.
Association of Chicago Theological Schools
LUC faculty, staff, and graduate students have access to the collections of all ACTS member institutions:
- American Islamic College
- Catholic Theological Union
- Chicago Theological Seminary - Bexley Seabury
- Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
- Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago McCormick Theological Seminary
- Meadville Lombard Theological School
- Moody Bible Institute
- North Park Theological Seminary
- Northern Seminary
- Trinity International University
- University of St. Mary of the Lake
An ACTS borrower identification card is required for access to member institutions. To obtain a card, please visit the Lewis Library Circulation Desk or the Cudahy Library Circulation Desk.
Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities
LUC faculty have access to the collections of all AJCU member institutions:
- Boston College
- Canisius College
- College of the Holy Cross
- Creighton University
- Fairfield University
- Fordham University
- Georgetown University
- Gonzaga University
- John Carroll University
- Le Moyne College
- Loyola University Maryland
- Loyola Marymount University
- Loyola University New Orleans
- Marquette University
- Regis University
- Rockhurst University
- Saint Joseph's University
- Saint Louis University
- Saint Peter's University
- Santa Clara University
- Seattle University
- Spring Hill College
- University of Detroit Mercy
- University of San Francisco
- University of Scranton
- Wheeling Jesuit University
- Xavier University