Healey Library Requests for Books, DVDs, Streaming Media and more

Library Requests Form

Library Requests Form

Please use the form below to request Healey Library resources and services. While we cannot promise immediate fulfillment, you can be sure that we will track your requests and provide materials as soon as they become available. Remember, too, that our campus discovery portal, UMBrella gives you direct access to hundreds of thousands of online journals, databases, e-books and streaming media, and that the Healey Library News Updates Page offers current information about our services and resources. Please contact library.circulation@umb.edu with questions or concerns.

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Your Role at UMB (check all that apply) *


After you select a services category below the appropriate fields will appear for your request. You may request multiple items in your request in this category.
I want to... (check one) *

Other requests

Archival Materials Requests

Borrowing Request (books and DVDs from Healey's stacks)

Check the Library Catalog to find Call Number: UMBrella.lib.umb.edu
Preferred format
2nd choice of format
Are you willing to come to campus for curbside pickup (should that become feasible)?

Recommendation for books and films to add to the Library's Collections

General Scanning Request (articles, books, book chapters in Healey's collections)

Does Healey Library currently own this resource?

Request Items Course Reserves (for purchase and/or scanning)

Use this form to submit requests for materials to go on course reserves, including books/ebooks, DVDs and electronic resources needed for Blackboard.

View library owned content and subscriptions in UMBrella: https://umbrella.lib.umb.edu.

Items that are not owned will be reviewed for acquisition, and will take 2-4 weeks to be made available if purchased. If there is no electronic version of a resource available, we will work with you to determine whether parts of a physical book or DVD resource may be digitized.

Semester(s) Needed
Book or film media?
If provided via a streaming platform, how long do these materials need to be available? (This info is needed for licensing purposes.)

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