A courtesy card allows you to check out books and nonprint media at Meriam Library. If you do not qualify for a courtesy card, you may be eligible for a nonaffiliated user card.
To get a courtesy card you must complete a courtesy card application and show a valid California driver's license or DMV identification card. You must provide a Social Security number.
The following groups of patrons are entitled to a courtesy card:
|Tower Society||Current membership card|
|Alumni Association||Level 2 ($100/yr) or level 3 ($500/life) membership from Chico or current membership card from other CSU campuses|
|Students pursuing incompletes||Letter from VPAA or student's advisor/professor|
|Cooperating Teacher||Current CSU,Chico Cooperating Teacher ID|
|Spouses/domestic partners of current/ retired/emeritus faculty and staff||Spouse/domestic partner supplemental application|
|ANCHR||Current membership card at or above the $50.00 level|
|Osher Lifelong Learning Institute||OLLI Office will provide courtesy card application to OLLI members|
|Mutual use faculty||Faculty ID card from any campus in the CSU or UC system, or any community college in our service area counties.*|
|Mutual use retired/emeritus faculty||Retired/emeritus faculty ID card from any campus in the CSU system|
|Mutual use students||Currently valid ID card from any campus in the CSU system|
*Service Area: Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity and Yuba counties.