For Materials Guidelines (Westchester Campus)
Request system at the LIU-Brooklyn Campus Library is designed
to help Westchester students and faculty obtain materials not
available at the SUNY Purchase Library.
- It is important
that the requester first check LIUCAT
to see if we own the book.
- Please enter
as accurately as possible information about the author, title,
publisher, and date of publication. If you want a specific edition,
please enter information about the specific edition.
may borrow books for twenty-eight days.
- Please return
all books to the Reception Desk on or before the date written
on the slip attached to the loaned book. Those patrons who repeatedly
return books late will lose their loan privileges.
- Renewal requests
of books can be made over the phone. This should be done at least
five days before the due date. Overdue books will not be renewed.
Please call (718) 488-1679. If another user has placed a hold
on the book, it cannot be renewed.
- Please fill
out the Web form completely, and be sure to enter your e-mail
address, if you have one, and your phone number. When your book
arrives, you will be contacted either by e-mail or by telephone.
Books not picked up by the due date will automatically be sent
back to the Brooklyn Campus library.
- The patron
is responsible for overdue fees imposed by the Brooklyn library,
and the price of any lost or damaged book in addition to a $10.00
processing fee for each book. For out-of-print books, the fee
will be determined on a title by title basis.
will be sent from the Brooklyn Campus library to the LIU Westchester
- There is
a limit of 10 InterLibrary Loan book requests per person at all
- Enter data
about the bibliographic citation into the appropriate fields.
This includes information about the author(s), title of the article,
volume number, date, issue number, pages and the name of the journal
or newspaper. DO NOT USE ABBREVIATIONS. If you are not
sure about the name of the journal, ask a reference librarian
at the Reference Desk. Forms which have not been filled out correctly
cannot be processed; however, we will attempt to contact you for
- Please supply
the source of your information. That is, please provide the title
of the database or index.
- Please supply
your telephone number and your e-mail address so we can contact
you when your articles have arrived. If you fail to pick up your
articles, they will be discarded after four weeks.
Update by I. Wang 1/09