We are currently accepting requests for Bookloan Books! Please visit our Bookloan Page for detailed instructions on how to request your book(s).

Lending begins one week prior to the start of classes each semester. Bookloan remains open throughout the semester. Before you loan, check our catalog of titles to ensure we carry the book you want.

How to Loan a Book

Temporarily suspended for Fall 2020 - During the loaning periods, come to Ocean Campus, Student Union Building, Room 104B (on the second level near City Café). The line will start outside the City Café on the second level under the footbridge. Please follow the posted signs for the correct place to line up. To Loan a Book, you must BRING the following:

  • CCSF Student ID card. (Get one at Smith Hall Registration Center on Ocean Ca.m.pus)
  • Official class schedule (Print out your ADD/DROP page)
  • Titles/Authors of required textbooks. (See "Click here for your book information" on the ADD/DROP page of myRAM)
  • Proof of Financial aid, Veteran and/or disabled status (only required for priority loaning) available from www.ccsf.edu/myram

PLEASE NOTE: We request that you print out these pages. We will not accept or handle your mobile device as we are not responsible for lost or damaged items.

If you require accommodations for a disability, please contact DSPS at least 72 hours before at 415-452-5481 (Voice) or 415-452-5451 (Telecommunication Device for the Deaf).

Returning Your Book

You may keep loaned materials through the last official day of finals. To ensure you get your items back on time, Bookloan recommends taking your final exam and then depositing your materials in the book drop located outside the 3rd floor of the Student Union Building. Late returns will result in a hold on your student record and full price for books not returned.