Harriet K. and Philip Pumerantz Library

Alumni Services

Information for Alumni


  • •  The WesternU ID badge grants access to all university buildings and is also the university library card.
  • •  If you no longer have an ID badge please contact the Library’s front desk prior to your visit for assistance.


  • •  Alumni Loan Periods:
 Books  2 weeks, 1 renewal
Popular reading books  2 months
Reserve Items  Varies by reserve
Interlibrary Loan Books  3 weeks, no renewal
Theses & Dissertations  1 month, no renewal
Reference items & Journals   Library Use Only

Accessing Resources

Requesting Articles

  • •  Request Articles: Request articles from Interlibrary Loan or our print collection



Giving to the Pumerantz Library

“Libraries are not made; they grow.” – Augustine Birrell

The Harriet K. & Philip Pumerantz Library is grateful for your support and wants giving to be convenient and easy for you.

 Please click WesternU Online Giving and select Pumerantz Library from the College drop down menu.