Colorado Libraries Collaborate Borrowing Card (CLC Program)

CLC Borrower Policy

Health Sciences Library

Policy Statement: Health Sciences Library offers reciprocal borrowing privileges to community members who are Colorado Libraries Collaborate! (CLC) program participants.


CLC applicants must have a picture I.D., proof of address and a current card from a participating CLC library.

Laptops and iPads for Checkout

Laptops, MacBooks and iPads

The Health Sciences Library at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus offers a limited number of Dell laptops, MacBooks and iPads for checkout.

Returning books - book return locations

  • A book return is in the library on the first floor; pass the security gates and to your right is a slot in west end of the service desk.
  • A book return box is outside the library entrance on the west side of the facility.
  • An outside book return bin at our PASCAL facility on campus allows for a drive up and return option. That box is checked daily 5 days per week during normal business hours.


pascal book drop campus map


Renewing Books

Books and other items may be renewed online using your name and University/Library assigned Employee ID number, Student ID number or one of the custom numbers. 

You may visit or call the Customer Service Desk at 303-724-2152 to request renewal of your items.

Please renew or return items before their due dates to avoid fines.



Request HOLD and Pickup Service - Rapid Retrieval Service

Read about our Rapid Retrieval service to request HSL circulating items in IMPULSE to be pulled and held for pickup at our customer service desk. Some HSL items may not be available for request. Items at participating hospital libraries listed in IMPULSE are not available for hold and rapid retrieval at HSL.



Materials put on the hold shelf must be picked up within ten (10) days after you receive notification that they are on the hold shelf. After ten days they will be returned to the appropriate Prospector library or to their permanent location in the library.


Loan Periods

amesse sealLoan periods for most Circulating items - two weeks.  
          40 items may be borrowed by a patron at one time.
          Users must have and present their University ID badge, driver's license or library card
                issued by HSL to checkout materials. Desk staff may allow checkout to faculty
                and students who are regular customers and/or who can verify their identity


Library Accounts, Card, Applying for Privileges

PRIMARY AFFILIATED BORROWERS: The borrowing policies of the UCD-AMC Health Sciences Library are designed to permit equitable access to the library materials by primary affiliated borrowers. Primary affiliated patrons’ library records are automatically loaded into the library database each week.

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Health Sciences Library | University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Mail Stop A003, 12950 E. Montview Blvd., Aurora, CO 80045, USA Tel: 303-724-2152