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Become a Universal Borrower
If you have a Library Card from another Library in California, you can get one in Santa Cruz for free.
Go to any branch and fill out an application.
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New Evergreen Catalog at the Santa Cruz Public Library
Our new catalog system is now live! The new system lets you customize your account and online search experience. Take a look around, and check out some of the new features!
View and change your user account:
- Create and update your own username and password
- Change your email address
- Customize the catalog font size and the number of results displayed per page
Manage your requests:
- Suspend a request if you will be away, and reinstate it when you return
Create personal lists/bookbags:
- Keep track of what you have read or would like to read
- Maintain a classroom reading list
- Maintain a reading list for a book club
- Make lists for anything you can think of!
Search the catalog more effectively:
- Limit your search to available items only
- Focus your search on a specific branch
- Browse the shelves virtually and see items with adjacent call numbers
- Use quick keyword searches or more advanced search strategies