Library Account Application

Test your access first! 

Before filling out our library account application, please try to access a library database from home using your University Credentials or the credentials provided to you by the Strauss Health Sciences Library. If you are allowed into the system, then there is no need to apply. Click here for more information on University Credentials.

** UCHealth Staff - Note that remote access (off site of a UCHealth location) is not provided through this website. Access library resources via the UCHealth Intranet, The Source at If you have any questions, contact your UCHealth Regional Librarian Jerry Carlson. His contact information is:

Jerry Carlson
Phone: 970-495-7770
* Bypass: 192-57770


Please fill out the account application only if you are one of the following:

  • CU Anschutz Medical Campus student, staff, or faculty (you tested access above, but it didn't work).
  • UCHealth staff wishing to acquire a borrowing card to check out library materials.
  • Regular health sciences faculty member in the School of Medicine but paid by an Affiliate such as Denver Health, VA, National Jewish, etc.
  • CU Denver, CU Anschutz, or UCHealth volunteer staff.
  • Unpaid Clinical, Preceptor, Adjoint/Adjunct, Volunteer CU Anschutz Faculty.
  • All others - Contact the Strauss Health Sciences Library through AskUs.

Please view the guidelines on the Responsible Use of Online Resources here.

For information about checking out materials, loan periods, renewals, fines, etc., see the Borrow, Return, Renew page.

If you have questions about the application form or the process, contact Tina Drew by phone at 303-724-2145 or by email at