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Can alumni borrow library materials?

Last Updated: May 11, 2017  |  128 Views
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For alumni who would like to set up borrowing privileges for print materials, there are two levels of service:

  • SAIS only borrowing privileges  - $100/year
  • All JHU Libraries borrowing privileges  - $200/year

You may also request a 6 month plan. Visit the SAIS Library Circulation Desk or email to set up privileges.


  • Some of our e-book collections require JHED authentication whether on- or off-campus, so are not available to alumni. 
  • Interlibrary loan service and Borrow Direct (from non-JHU libraries) are not included.
  • New May SAIS MA graduates may extend their borrowing privileges through August of the same year upon payment of a $25 refundable deposit at the Circulation Desk. This applies to SAIS books only.

More alumni information here.

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