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Loan card

To use the loan service you identify yourself as a member of the UPC through the card.

The loan card is unique, personal and non-transferable. The ID card is valid UPC, the Teleconferencing UPC Alumni Premium and provisional card issued by the Library, Publications and Archives Service (SBPA) are valid.

You can also have the card on your mobile.

The card of the UPC Identifies you as a member of the university community and allows you to enjoy the loan service at the libraries of the University UPC.

For information on how to obtain it, benefits, etc. go to the page of theOffice for Electronic Administration (OAE) of the UPC.

For incidents (if you have not received it, it has been lost, spoiled, etc.), consult the section on "Frequent incidents with the card.

Bring your card in your mobile phone to borrow documents from the UPC Libraries. The mobile card only serves for borrowing documents, for the rest of procedures and managements of the University, you must always show the UPC original id card

Capture this QR with your mobile device and validate with the username and password of the UPC:
QR mobile card UPC

https://apps.bibliotecnica.upc.edu/carnet/

Follow these instructions to add the UPC card to the home page of your cell phone.

In order to have the card in the mobile phone, it is essential to have the card of the UPC and have it activated.

Remember: To access the Gabriel Ferraté Rector's Library, you must bring the card UPC original The mobile card is not compatible with the access shifts to the library.

The Library, Publications and Archives Service (SBPA) issues a provisional card, valid for one academic year, at:

  • People who are temporarily part of the university community but are not entitled to the card UPC;
  • Authorized persons to make use of the library's loan UPC (signed agreements or persons authorized by the library head).

Fill out the application form for the provisional card and deliver it to any library of the UPC , along with:

  • photocopy of the document that certifies your condition
  • color photography passport size

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Last update: 15 / 01 / 2019