Answered By: Library Services Desk Last Updated: Apr 04, 2017 Views: 14
The University Libraries welcome suggestions for new library materials. Please complete the online form to request an addition to the general collection. There is a separate form to suggest audio-visual materials.
Before you begin:
- Please check the online catalog to verify that the Libraries do not own the item yet.
- Suggestions from UM faculty, students and staff are given the highest priority.
- If you have a list of titles you wish to request, please consider contacting the Librarian responsible for selecting materials for the subject area. The Directory of Subject Specialists lists Librarians with their selection areas.
- You can request an Interlibrary Loan for materials that the Libraries do not own. Materials borrowed in this way are usually available within two weeks.
- Subject selectors make the final purchase decisions. Factors that affect the decision include relevance to the curriculum and budgetary constraints.
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