Collection Development


Building the Library Collection

“Materials (including books, ebooks, media, and database subscriptions) are collected in all major subject fields to be used by students, faculty, and administration”

Collection Development Librarian

Prof. Joanna Bevacqua
Room S430D

Electronic Resources Librarian

Prof. Kanu Nagra
Room S410L
212.220.8000 x7487

Library Liaisons

Each librarian is assigned as a liaison with faculty from an academic department. In turn, academic chairs designate faculty to communicate their needs to the library.

Request a Book Purchase

Faculty may request that a book or ebook be purchased for the library’s circulating or reserve collection. It may either be a required or recommended class reading.

Selection Policy

It is the function of the library to serve the mission of the college. A planned development of the library collection best fulfills that function…