The ULS is one of the top 25 academic libraries in the United States, and we have over 7 million books in our collection for you to use. To check out books and other materials from the library, you will use your Pitt ID.
Both undergraduate and graduate students my check out an unlimited number of books for one academic year. For more detailed information, please refer to Length of Loans & Fines.
You cannot check out entire journals from the library. Instead, use PittCat, the library catalog, to find full-text journal articles.
Borrowing Multi-media Items:
Borrowing Devices & Equipment:
To get to My Account, log in to PittCat using the Sign In menu in the upper right corner. Once you log in, you will be at the Overview page. You can access several services using the headings at the top of the Overview page: