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The Library Acquisitions Department acquires library materials for the collection. These include books, journals, other serials, media, and electronic resources. Besides collection development, ordering and receiving, the department is also responsible for binding and repair of materials.

Important Links

Order Request System

Electronic Resource Trials

Collection Budget Model Slides Fall 2017

Acquisitions Calendar

Collection Development Program

Library Research Grants / Online Resource Grants

JSTOR Withdrawal Project  / JSTOR Withdrawal Project Slides


Note: The following documents, Calculation of Depart. Allocations and Annual Serials Review Process, are being updated in Fall 2017. Please see the Collection Budget Model Slides above. Contact Ginger Williams if you have questions. 

Annual Serials Review Process : Annual Serials Review Process (PDF, 212 KB)

Acquisitions Contacts:

  • Acquisitions: Ginger Williams, Head Acquisitions Librarian, (512) 245-3009
  • Collection Development: Selene Hinojosa, Collection Development Librarian (512) 245-1843
  • Book & AV orders: Amanda Price, Monographic Acquisitions Librarian, (512) 245-2643
  • Continuing ResourcesScott Pope, Continuing Resources Librarian (512) 245-8737
  • Bindery: Shirley Lipinski, Bindery Manager, (512) 245-3890