Faculty Research Assistant (RA) Proxy Cards

Faculty members may designate a currently enrolled Rutgers student or staff member as a proxy, which allows them to act on the faculty member's behalf to:

  • Check out and renew books
  • Request delivery of books and articles
  • Book media for classroom use

To designate a research assistant please read the "Conditions of Use" below, then complete all requested information on the application form, and click the "Submit Request" button.


Conditions of Use

  1. The faculty member accepts full responsibility for all material checked out by the research assistant on behalf of the faculty member.
  1. The faculty member and research assistant must possess a current RUconnection identification card and be registered for library borrowing privileges with no outstanding obligations such as fines, fees, and non-returned recalled books.
  1. Materials are subject to the same borrowing policies as loans made in person to the faculty member.
  1. Research assistant privileges will extend for one academic year and can be renewed annually.
Application Form
All fields in this section are required.
(the 14 digit number beginning with '29030' on the back of your RUconnection card)
Enter up to 5 Research Assistant's Information below
Research Assistant #1
(if less than 1 year)
Research Assistant #2
(if less than 1 year)
Research Assistant #3
(if less than 1 year)
Research Assistant #4
(if less than 1 year)
Research Assistant #5
(if less than 1 year)

By clicking "Submit", I agree to the Faculty Research Assistant "Conditions of Use" and take full responsibility for all overdue charges and/or replacement fees.

After clicking Submit, you may print the resulting screen for your records.