Each department has a budget for the fiscal year beginning June 1.
All recommendations for additions or deletions of periodicals, newspapers, and annuals should be forwarded to the college librarian with the department chair’s approval. Decisions are made by mid-August for the following calendar year.
Department chairs receive a listing of periodicals ordered by their department with the cost of each journal every spring. An annual departmental review of Journals A-Z is a good starting point for recommending additions and deletions.
Since serials commit funds for several years, selection depends on several factors:
DVDs may be purchased from book funds. Items over $99 may be paid from a video fund; submit your request on a DVD Purchase form.
- Films on Demand Master Academic Collection includes streaming online videos from Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. Provides unlimited, instant access to programs in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics, Health & Medicine and Archival Films & Newsreels. These videos can be used for classroom teaching, research, presentations and educational multimedia projects as well links from course management systems.