The University of San Francisco: Gleeson Library

Requesting New Materials

Faculty members are encouraged to request materials for the library collection which support their teaching and research needs.

Books

If you would like to request books to be ordered for the library collection, please send the information to the library liaison for your department or program. Please include all pertinent information such as title, author(s) or editor(s), publisher and date of publication, edition, and price. 

Requests may be sent in any form (email, publisher’s catalogs, etc.).

Periodicals

If you would like to request that the library subscribe to a periodical, please fill out a Periodical Subscription Request form. You will be asked to indicate how the title supports the curriculum, who you anticipate will use the title, etc.

Reserves

Items ordered to be placed on reserve should be given to the Circulation/Reserves Department 6 to 8 weeks before the semester begins. See Reserves for more information.

Videos

If you would like to request a video/dvd to be ordered for the library collection, please send the information to the library liaison for your department or program. Please include all pertinent information such as title, publisher, and price.