Answered By: Chrisler Pitts
Last Updated: Aug 08, 2019     Views: 370

Yes.  Kean alumni are eligible for borrowing privileges through the library.  

In order to access alumni benefits, patrons need a Kean University Alumni Card, an Alumni Photo ID Card, and an Alumni Barcode.

Alumni can obtain a (Kean University Alumni) card by emailing their request to  Patrons need to provide the following: full name, name at graduation if different, class year, Student ID number, date of birth, and address for identification purposes. The alumni card will be sent through the mail.

Alumni who wish to borrow books from the Nancy Thompson Library will need to obtain an Alumni Photo ID Card, available at no cost from the Photo ID Office, located within the Office of Student Accounting on the Union campus, Administration Building, 3rd floor. You must bring your current alumni card along with one other form of photo identification (driver’s license, Kean student ID) to receive your Alumni Photo ID Card. Please call the Photo ID Office at (908) 737-3240 if you have any questions." 

Bring your Alumni Photo ID Card to the Circulation Desk and ask for an Alumni Barcode. The Circulation Desk is the first counter in the main library area adjacent to the front door.  If you have any questions, please call the Circulation Desk at (908) 737-4629.

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