Lending Library

Media lending library

Standard software titles purchased through COSL or the Gateway e-procurement system are available to borrow. This provides campus users who purchase licenses, an option for installing their software. An order number for the license purchase is required in order to borrow the media.


Instructions for Borrowing Media

  • Using only your UCSB e-mail address, include the product name and your order number.
  • You will receive a confirmation response with instructions for media checkout.
  • Please read the complete email you receive in  order to confirm when and where the media will be available for you to pick up. Media checkout is scheduled once a day.
  • Media is to be returned within 24 hours of checkout, some exceptions may apply.  

    Send checkout requests to Help.


Software Downloads

Most software titles are availalbe for download, once a valid license has been purchased and you have received a license code. The software is available at COSL's UCSB Box location. Requests for access should be submitted to Help.