Associate membership for corporations or organizations

Apply for an Associate Membership at the University of Toronto Libraries (UTL) by contacting Reader Registration at

Borrowing privileges

  • Up to 5 borrowing cards are issued to the organization/corporation
  • Each card may borrow up to 100 items at one time
  • Initial loan period of 14 days, renewable to a maximum of 42 days


  • $900.00 per year – for profit organizations

  • $700.00 per year – non-profit organizations

Additional privileges

  • Additional cards available at $100.00 per card
  • Access to computing, stacks, and facilities
  • On-site access to U of T Libraries' online databases
  • Interlibrary loan: We will obtain loans or copies of items not in our collection from other institutions at $30.00 per request

Please note that the Associate Member card does NOT include remote access to U of T Libraries' online databases due to licensing restrictions.

Delivery options

  • Mail - $5.00 surcharge, per package
  • Fax - $10.00 surcharge, per article
  • Courier – Your own courier is assumed

Special services

  • Colour copies - $3.00 surcharge, per page
  • Urgent service - $15.00 surcharge, per item (All copies are copyright cleared. A copyright tariff will be added, where applicable.)

Phone service

  • No phone service currently available.

–Updated October 17, 2022.