Retiree Borrowing Program

The Research Library offers a one-year library card to retired LANL employees. This service allows usage of Library materials and is only available to retired LANL employees.

Who's eligible?

Any Laboratory retiree not participating in any other program (i.e., Guest Scientist, Affiliate). Upon completion of your application, you will be notified of your acceptance into the program. This does not include past students.

What is the term of the program?

One year with the option for renewal.

What are the privileges?

Check out up to five items from the MAIN collection.

Loans are for two weeks and are available to renew as long as they are not requested by another patron.

Does it cost anything?

No, except for the replacement of lost or damaged items.

How do you apply?

To apply, use this Retiree Borrowing Program Application Form.

You will be notified by a member of the library staff once the application is processed.

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8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Badgeholder access 24/7


Oppenheimer Study Center

TA-3, SM-207

(across from Otowi)


(505) 667-5809