Dykes Library Memberships

The A.R. Dykes Library of Health Sciences is open to guests, from 8 am to 10 pm daily, who use the Library for health information, academic study or research. Memberships are available to non-KUMC affiliates who want to use Library resources.

All memberships require ID to verify status and membership eligibility. All memberships are active for one year from date of payment or for designated terms.

Please note: due to publishers' licensing restrictions, the library cannot grant access to electronic subscription content (databases, e-journals, e-books) off-campus to membership clientele.

Basic Categories:

For Profit Membership
Note: If you are an employee of a corporation or an organization and are utilizing the library on behalf of the corporation or organization, you are required to purchase a corporate and organizational membership.  Interested? Download and fill out the For Profit membership application.

  • Privileges for one person
    • Per additional person
  • $1000/year
  • $100/year
Student Rates* (Download and fill out Membership form)
  • $150/year or $60/term
  • $200/year or $75/term
Non Profit* (Download and fill out Membership form)
  • Kansas Individuals for personal use
  • Non Kansas Individual for personal use
  • Kansas Individuals working for non-profit entities
  • Non Kansas Individuals working for non-profit entities
  • $175/year
  • $200/year
  • $225/year
  • $250/year
Courtesy Rates*
  • KUMC Emeritus Faculty
  • KUMC Visiting Scholars**
  • Dean's Club Members of KU Endowment
  • Paid members of the KUMC Alumni Association
  • Science Pioneer, Archie Dykes Library Special Award winners
  • Immediate family members of KUMC faculty and staff.
    Children must be accompanied by a guardian.
  • Free

*All memberships require ID to verify status.
**Requires a letter from sponsoring university or KUMC/KU Hospital department

Last modified: Feb 15, 2016