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The Libraries welcomes the NYU Community to suggest purchases for our collections.

Contact Us to Suggest a Purchase

Email the subject specialist that covers the area of study related to the resource.

In your email please include the following details:

  • Your N-Number
  • Your grad/undergrad/faculty status
  • Bibliographic information for the resource
  • Why the resource would be a good addition to NYU Libraries’ collections.

Note: At this time we can only consider suggestions made by NYU Community members that have an N-Number.

Not sure who to contact?

Reach out to us by through our Ask a Librarian chat or email service and someone can help direct your to the right subject specialist.

Instructors Requesting a Purchase for a Course

Use the Course Reserve system ( to request an item. If we can purchase the item, we will put it on reserve in the system for you.