Acquisition and Processing Section

The Acquisitions  and Processing Section is responsible for the acquisition of all books, monographs, government documents and gifts for the EWU Libraries. Acquisitions Section supports the Libraries' staff in their efforts to acquire and maintain information resources for education and research. There are generally five steps taken in order to acquire material for a library collection whether physical or digital.

1. Request processing
2. Verification
3. Ordering
4. Reporting (fiscal management)
5. Receiving orders
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