Loan card

To use the loan service you have identified yourself using the card. 

The loan card is unique, personal and non-transferable. 

Take it to your mobile.  


License UPC to mobile


The new Card UPC it's digital! 

The card UPC identifies you as a member of the university community of the UPC and allows you to use the library's services.

The App UPC allows students, PDI, PTGAS, invited staff, related staff, retired staff and people from the Group UPC have the card UPC on mobile


Download the App UPC a:

Apple Store  Google Play



Open the APP, authenticate with your username and password UPC and access the section Your space to see your Card UPC.


For information on how to obtain it, benefits, etc. go to the page License UPC of the Office for Electronic Administration for the UPC.

If you have the card UPC physical, you can continue to use it to make use of library services.

If you don't have the card UPC but you are a user of the libraries of the UPC, you can also carry the card on your mobile phone to identify yourself as a user and to borrow documents from the libraries of the UPC.

Addressed to:

  • members of Entities Linked to the UPC
  • members ofUPC Alumni
  • former students of the UPC (up to 2 years after starting up)
  • student body, PTGAS and PDI of the FUB and the EAM
  • authorized users
Capture this QR with your mobile device and validate yourself with your My Discovery account username and passwordUPC:
QR mobile card UPC

Follow these instructions to add the card to your mobile home page.

Having trouble validating yourself?


The Libraries, Publications and Archives Service (SBPA) issues a temporary card, valid for one academic year, to people authorized to borrow from the libraries of the UPC (signed agreements or persons authorized by the library head).

Submit to any library of the UPC the following documentation:

Once registered, you will receive an email with instructions to activate access to My Account.

You can also bring your own mobile card.


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Last update: 10 / 05 / 2024