Research Library Cooperative Program

Renewing RLCP materials

You can usually renew books borrowed through the RLCP program at least once.

Stanford patrons

To renew materials borrowed from UC Berkeley:

You need to create a UC Berkeley library account to manage your RLCP Direct from Berkeley loans. Contact Berkeley privileges to create an account or if you have trouble signing in.

After you have created your account:

  • Sign in to your UC Berkeley Library account.
  • Choose Renew All or select the items you’d like to renew and check Renew Selected.
  • The Status column will show the new due date or the reason the item was not renewed.
  • You can also renew by email. Include the title and barcode number for each item you wish to renew.

Contact UC Berkeley RLCP by email or phone (1-510-642-5425) for assistance.

To renew materials borrowed from UT Austin:

Submit an email renewal request to Include the transaction number, author, and title for each renewal.

UC Berkeley patrons

To renew materials borrowed from Stanford:

  1. Go to My Account.
  2. Click on “Forgot your PIN?”
  3. Enter your Library ID (the Coop Card # listed above)
  4. Click “Reset PIN.” This will trigger an email to the address attached to your library account.
  5. Click on the link in the email and set your PIN.

You may log to My Account to renew or review Stanford University materials checked out to you.

Or, you may renew via email to List each book by author, title, and barcode number. You will be notified of the new due dates.

To renew materials borrowed from UT Austin:

  • Sign into My ILL with your Library card/Cal1Card number and OskiCat PIN (which are not the same as your CalNet Login information).
  • Once logged in, check the Show Everything box to view your inventory of IBS requests.
  • Renewals are not guaranteed. Click the Renew button to send IBS a renewal message. IBS will then contact the lender to inquire about renewal possibilities for the material. If the renewal is granted, you will receive an email from IBS notifying you of the new due date. Renewals can take up to 5 days to be granted. If the renewal is not granted, you will receive an email from IBS informing you that the renewal request was denied.

UT Austin patrons

To renew materials borrowed from Stanford or UC Berkeley:

Log into UTA Interlibrary Services to request a renewal of the borrowed materials.