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For Faculty: Acquisitions

The library welcomes and encourages purchase requests for library materials  to support your courses and research.  You may submit requests in any of the following ways:

  • Please use our online Request an item for Purchase form.
  • Create a wishlist in Amazon and share with
  • Send an email directly to Please include a link to the resource or provide as much bibliographic information as possible.
  • Circle items in a print catalog and send through campus mail to  Acquisitions : Rebecca Crown Library (Crown 107). 

Requests for databases and journals require a long term financial commitment and funds may not be immediately available, please contact Heather Parisi, 708-524-6872, if you are interested in the library subscribing to a database or journal.

Review Sources

The Library provides many resources that will aid in collection development.  Please see the following review sources: