NOTE: At this time, due to COVID-19, alumni will only be admitted to Mullen Library for book-pickup.
  • You will need a valid photo ID to enter the library.
  • To charge out books you will need to be registered as a borrower.
    • AlumniAlumni cards are available through the Office of Alumni Relations. To request an alumni card, email  Once you have received your Alumni Card, email to activate your library borrowing privileges. Visit My Library Account to view checked out items, due dates, fines, and request renewals. Please contact the Circulation Desk at 202-319-5060 or if you have difficulty logging in.
    • Special BorrowersRegister at the Mullen Library Circulation Desk, during business hours (9-5, M-F), to receive a red Catholic University Library card, with which you can borrow library items. Note: Washington Theological Consortium patrons will use their student IDs to borrow library items, however they must be registered each semester.Information about your borrowing privileges can be found at Special Borrowers: Circulation Privileges Statement.
  • All of the University Libraries’ e-resources (databases and ebooks) can be accessed on-site at any of the Libraries' public computers or via the CUA-Guest WiFi network.
    • Alumni:Due to publisher restrictions, alumni do not have remote access to most of the University Libraries’ e-resources.  However, those that are available can be found on the Alumni Relations Office online information resources page. Email with any questions. Contact the Office of Alumni Relations if you have difficulties logging in.