Persons who are on the professional staff of an Evanston Governmental agency (i.e. city government administration, Police, Fire Protection, city consultant for education) may apply for a Borrower’s Card*, valid for three months, if they present:
Borrower's Cards are issued at the Main Library Circulation Desk.
Illinois State and Federal Government employees doing work-related research may apply for a Borrower’s Card*, valid for three months, if they present:
*Borrower's cards do not grant patrons access to NU Library's online databases, which require the use of a NetID. NUIT assigns NetIDs only to current NU students, faculty, and staff members. Any library guest can request a free temporary NetID (or "day pass") for use on the premises (see the Guest NetIDs  page for where to request one).