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UW Faculty (Current, Retired, and Emeritus) Accounts and Privileges

For questions regarding your library account, call Library Account Services at 206-543-1174.

Library Card

Use your Husky Card

  • Your library account should be automatically activated 1-2 business days after your appointment in the UW Payroll system begins.
  • Your account will expire after your employment ends. For official UW retirees and emeritus, your account will continue indefinitely. Contact Library Account Services if you have questions about your expiration date.

Loan Periods

Generally 12 weeks; varies among libraries and material type

Track Due Dates & Renew Materials

Your Library Account

  • Use your UW NetID to log in.
  • You should regularly check your online account, as you are responsible for all items checked out to it and fines will accrue on overdue items.
  • Most UW-owned materials can be renewed indefinitely unless/until they are requested by someone else or the account expires.

Access Online Resources from Off-Campus?

Yes; access UW-restricted resources from off-campus with your UW NetID

Change of Address

Update through Workday

Additional Free Services

Additional Fee-Based Services