The Library at the Academy of Art University welcomes acquisitions suggestions from faculty members. Please use this form to request materials that you believe would enrich our current collection and benefit our student population. Please be sure to check our online catalog before suggesting new items.

  • Instructors: Do not use this form to request items that are required for a class. Please see our Course Reserve Textbook Request form.
  • Online Course Designers: In the notes field, please let us know that you are a course designer. We will acquire the materials and send them to you once they have been processed.
  • Do not use this form to request new magazines. Please see our Magazine Request form to request magazines.

All requests are now subject to departmental approval. Unsigned forms will be forwarded to your department for final review by your department director. All items purchased by the library are subject to our circulation policies. If you prefer to obtain your director's signature youself, please print out and submit our hard-copy form located here:

You will be contacted via email when the new materials are ready for checkout.