Community Borrowers

Eligibility & Cost

Those not affiliated with SSU can buy a community borrower’s card by providing a photo ID and proof of status—alumni card, retiree card, current registration, employment ID, volunteer form, etc… Contact the Information/Check-Out Desk for more information: 707-664-2375.

Community Borrowers
Eligibility Cost
Community Borrowers 18+ years old. $10 for 3 months.
Children may use parents’ card with signed permission form.
SSU or other CSU Alumni Association members No charge.
SSU volunteers
SSU retirees
SRJC students and faculty
CSU students and faculty
CSU emeritus
CSU Chancellor’s Office
CSU Center for Distributed Learning
Cotati/Rohnert Park School District teachers
Roseland University Prep teachers
Sonoma County Office of Education teachers
SSU emeritus No charge. SSU emeritus are entitled to remote access to most databases


  • 10 items checked out at any one time - of the 10, 8 can be media items.
  • Loan period: Books – 28 days, Media – 1 week. Limited use of Reserve material.
  • Access to My Library Account in order to place holds and renew items online.

Community Borrowers are not eligible for the following:

  • Interlibrary Loan, LINK+.
  • Remote access to databases (other than Snoopy Library Catalog) due to licensing restrictions.