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Who can use ILL services, how to request ILL material, how long you can borrow items, how to renew and more!
If you are a faculty member that needs material for research or teaching needs, request a purchase for Schaffer's collection at the link below.
You can work with us to create a customized plan that meets the requirements of your specific course.
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Click here to browse a few of many titles that we've obtained in the past month. Check back often to see new titles.
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To celebrate National Poetry Month we've put together a showcase of some excellent poetry!
We're celebrating Black History Month this February with a great selection of books, graphic novels, and videos. Click on each of these books for more information and to find them in our catalog!