Tuesday, May 17, 2022

New York State Library Physician Borrower's Card

New York State Library

Licensed Physicians (MD and DO) who are residents of New York State are eligible to receive a NYS Library Physician Borrower's Card. These borrower's cards begin with a "P" number. With a NYS Library Borrower's Card you can:

  • borrow materials from the State Library's 20 million item collection
  • request materials in person, over the telephone (518-474-5355), via fax (518-474-5279), via email at nyslcirc@nysed.gov or through Excelsior, the NYSL online catalog
  • pick up materials on-site at the Circulation Desk or request that items be mailed to your office (See Pick up and Delivery Options for more information.)
  • remotely access, from work or home, the Library's collection of online databases and millions of magazine, journal and newspaper articles available in over 20,000 full-text online journals and newspapers

For more information, visit https://www.nysl.nysed.gov/apply.htm