Yes, JTS students, faculty, and staff (including rabbinical and cantorial students) have four-week borrowing privileges at Columbia University Libraries, not including Teachers College. Columbia ID cards will be issued upon presentation of a JTS ID card, and a government issued photo ID card. There is a fee for the ID card.
JTS students, faculty, and staff may use Columbia Libraries’ licensed e-resources when using a networked computer in one of the libraries.
Other services such as the Columbia Libraries' Interlibrary Loan and Borrow Direct are not available to JTS faculty, students, and staff.