Campus Privileges

Academic Visitors will eligible for the following on-campus privileges after registering with the AVO and obtaining their ONEcard.

 

 
Libraries*
Sport & Recreation Facilities
(Van Vliet Centre)
University
Health Centre
Visiting Professor
Yes
Opt-in for a fee*
Yes
Yes
Exchange Professor
Yes
Opt-in for a fee*
Yes
Yes
Self-Funded Researcher
Yes
Opt-in for a fee*
No
Yes
Research Award Recipient
Yes
Opt-in for a fee*
No
Yes
Business Visitor
Yes
Opt-in for a fee*
No
Yes

*Library Privileges 

Visiting and Exchange Professors:  

On-campus access to licensed resources (databases, e-journals, e-books), using Guest Computing ID/Password provided by your host department.

Term loan on University of Alberta Libraries book and periodical collection, using your ONEcard, and free interlibrary loan requesting.  See Borrowing Privileges - UAlberta: Students, Academics & Staff and How does Interlibrary Loan work? for details.

Research Award Recipients, Self-Funded Researches and Business Visitors:

On-campus access to licensed resources (databases, e-journals, e-books), using Guest Computing ID/Password provided by your host department.

Two week loan on University of Alberta Libraries book and periodical collection using your ONEcard, and interlibrary loan requesting for a fee.  See Borrowing Privileges - Members of the Public and Interlibrary Loan for Alumni/Visitors for details.

All Other Visitors:

All other visitors to UAlberta are eligible to register for a library card.  Please visit the Rutherford Library service desk.

*Sport & Recreation Opt-in

A visitor membership may be obtained for the Van Vliet Centre. A letter of authorization is required from the host academic unit (see sample below).

For complete details, see Van Vliet Membership Information--Visitor Memberships. Note: The host academic unit or the visitor is responsible for any charges incurred when seeking Van Vliet Centre privileges.


Letter of Authorization for Van Vliet


Online access to library resources: You may access library subscriptions (databases, e-journals, e-books) on campus. Use your Guest Computing ID & Password provided by your host department, or a daily Temporary Network ID provided by the library (see details). When using wireless, use the UWS network. Due to licensing restrictions, off-campus access to library subscriptions is not possible.

Borrowing books: Use your ONEcard to borrow books and other printed materials. If you do not have a ONEcard, ask for a library card at any library service desk (see details). Borrowing period is two weeks, plus up to 4 renewals on all U of A books and most NEOS Libraries books.
Online access to library resources: You may access library subscriptions (databases, e-journals, e-books) on campus. Use your Guest Computing ID & Password provided by your host department, or a daily Temporary Network ID provided by the library (see details). When using wireless, use the UWS network. Due to licensing restrictions, off-campus access to library subscriptions is not possible.

Borrowing books: Use your ONEcard to borrow books and other printed materials. If you do not have a ONEcard, ask for a library card at any library service desk (see details). Borrowing period is two weeks, plus up to 4 renewals on all U of A books and most NEOS Libraries books.
Online access to library resources: You may access library subscriptions (databases, e-journals, e-books) on campus. Use your Guest Computing ID & Password provided by your host department, or a daily Temporary Network ID provided by the library (see details). When using wireless, use the UWS network. Due to licensing restrictions, off-campus access to library subscriptions is not possible.

Borrowing books: Use your ONEcard to borrow books and other printed materials. If you do not have a ONEcard, ask for a library card at any library service desk (see details). Borrowing period is two weeks, plus up to 4 renewals on all U of A books and most NEOS Libraries books.
Online access to library resources: You may access library subscriptions (databases, e-journals, e-books) on campus. Use your Guest Computing ID & Password provided by your host department, or a daily Temporary Network ID provided by the library (see details). When using wireless, use the UWS network. Due to licensing restrictions, off-campus access to library subscriptions is not possible.

Borrowing books: Use your ONEcard to borrow books and other printed materials. If you do not have a ONEcard, ask for a library card at any library service desk (see details). Borrowing period is two weeks, plus up to 4 renewals on all U of A books and most NEOS Libraries books.