Requesting Off-Site Storage Items

To request items from Off-Site Storage, follow the instructions below.

Visitors who do not have borrowing privileges should ask for assistance via the "Need Help? Ask a Librarian" link in the full record.

Request Off-Site Storage items

  1. Open the full record of a title in off-site storage.
  2. In the "Holdings" section, find the item you want.
  3. If the item's status is Available, click on the "Request from storage" link.
  4. You will be prompted to log into My Library Account if you've not already done so.
  5. Once logged in, you will be directed to the "Place Request" screen. 
  6. In the "Place Request" screen , select your pickup location and submit your request. Off-site storage items will typically be made available within 4-5 days.
  7. You will receive an email notice once an item is available for pickup. All requested items are held for pickup for 7 days.

You may also consult the "Requested Items" screen in My Library Account to check on the status of your requests.