The Circuit is comprised of holdings from San Diego's major public and private university libraries and public libraries - UC San Diego (UCSD), San Diego State University (SDSU), University of San Diego (USD), Cal State San Marcos (CSSM), San Diego County Library (SDCL) and San Diego Public Library (SDPL). With a San Diego County or San Diego Public library card and PIN number you can make online requests for university books to be shipped to your local county or city branch.
San Diego County Library
Over 30 branches serve the residents of San Diego County. One library card services all branches. Students may obtain a library card upon their first visit with current picture ID and proof of current mailing address. Databases are available. SDCL is a member of The Circuit and LINK+ (similar to The Circuit, includes public and private universities and public libraries state-wide).
San Diego Public Library
Over 35 branches serve the residents of San Diego County. Students may obtain a library card upon their first visit with a current picture ID and/or proof of current mailing address. Databases are available. SDPL is a member of The Circuit.
Bethel Seminary Library
Students may use available resources within the library. In order to check out materials, you must obtain a courtesy card at a cost of $25.00. There is an annual renewal fee of $10.00. You may check out a total of 6 books with overdue fines accruing at $ 0.25 per day per book. Bethel is a member of the Southern California Theological Library Association (SCATLA). If you are a Seminary Biblical Studies graduate student, you can contact the SCS Library Director for a SCATLA card.
Alliant International University - San Diego
The Library is open to the public for research purposes. Visiting patrons have access to the book and journal collections and online databases for on-site use only.