Q: Do alumni have borrowing privileges?
A: Graduates of Ringling College of Art and Design have life-long borrowing privileges at Goldstein Library. They may check out up to 15 items at a time, excluding CDs and games, and use many of the online subscription databases when visiting the Library. Alumni can register at the Circulation Desk for a library card.
Q: Can members of the community use the Library?
A: As a courtesy, community members may use the Goldstein Library collections for research.
Ringling College Library Association members in the community have checkout privileges at Goldstein Library and can apply for a library card at the Circulation Desk. If you wish to check out materials, you may become a member of the Ringling College Library Association. Individual memberships are $100.00 per year.
High school arts and humanities teachers in Sarasota and Manatee counties may register for a library card at no charge.
Ringling College of Art and Design is a private institution and reserves the right to limit access to Goldstein Library at its discretion.