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Alumni, Retirees & Emeriti

Note: Access the Library Building via the security intercom at ground level (350 Victoria Street) with a government ID, OneCard, or university ID.


  • Obtain a Library Card at the Library Circulation desk by verifying alumni status, presenting a piece of government-issued photo ID and paying a $50 annual fee.
  • Borrow up to 10 books for 14 days.
  • Restrictions: No access to TMU computers, WiFi, printing services, electronic resources, or inter-library loans.

Retired Faculty & Staff

  • Provide proof of retirement status from TMU Human Resources and a government-issued photo ID for library privileges.
  • Borrow books for 120 days.
  • Limited access to databases due to licensing restrictions.
  • No access to interlibrary loans.


  • To obtain a Library card, present Emeriti card and government-issued photo ID at the Circulation Desk or download this application form and bring to the Circulation Desk.
  • Loan periods depend on individual items, but generally books may be borrowed for 120 days and can be renewed.
  • Limited access to databases due to licensing restrictions.