Links for Faculty

The links below may be helpful to any faculty member requesting library acquisitions; please also feel free to call on your library liaison or theDirector of Library Resources with questions.

Get It! Request Form—for acquisition needs or interlibrary loans.

Collection Development Policy

Liaison Directory Each academic department/program has a librarian who serves as the primary Information Services link to department/program faculty and staff, taking the initiative to facilitate ongoing communication about resource and service needs.

CHOICE Reviews Online: CRO3. Note: Please turn off your browser’s popup blocker when using Choice Reviews Online. Faculty use Choice Reviews Online to get citations and reviews of academic books and digital resources. Creating an account in the Choice search interface allows faculty to email reviews to library liaisons, to save lists, to create individual interest profiles and to receive monthly emails with reviews of newly reviewed books or websites that fit selected criteria. Clicking on an ISBN will search the library holdings via

YBP Academia Online magazine and resource for academic librarians. Recommended subject lists, academic prize winners, current events lists, etc. Many lists download with Excel.

Acquisitions Staff Links The Information Services staff frequently use the vendors on this list, and most have websites faculty can search for new or out-of-print books, DVDs, CDs, Spanish, French, German, and Chinese materials, music scores, etc.