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Public Patron Library Card

The Library extends borrowing privileges to residents of the Pasadena Area Community College District and to individuals whose primary place of employment is within the District at no cost. If you do not live or work in one of the District's cities, a library card will cost $25.00 annually.

To obtain a card, please bring a drivers license plus one additional item showing proof of residence (a utility bill, check book, or bank statement). Individuals whose primary place of employment is within the District must also bring a printed business card or a check stub showing a business address within the District.

The Pasadena Area Community College District includes:

  • Altadena
  • Arcadia
  • El Monte
  • La Canada
  • Pasadena
  • Rosemead
  • San Marino
  • Sierra Madre
  • South Pasadena
  • Temple City

Borrowing Guidelines:

Public Patrons have the same borrowing rules as PCC students. There are some exceptions which include:

  • Electronic newspaper, magazine and journal databases must be acessed in the Library. There is no off campus access available.
  • The Library computer labs/internet access are for PCC student-use only.
  • Wireless is freely available.
  • Items that are on Course Reserve cannot be checked out.

For additional information, please speak to a Circulation Desk Staff member during open hours, (626) 585-7174.