Book Request

Book Request

The University Library now accepts requests for print and other circulating materials from our collections. We will fill requests as safety and staffing allows, while keeping a close watch on local and regional guidelines from the state.  During this time the health and safety of our community and staff remain our most important concern.

Book Request Policy:

  • Library Pickup option available (maximum 8 active requests at a time)
  • Requests will be processed within 3-5 business days
  • Home Delivery option only available to users living 30 or more miles from campus
  • Requesting available for current Sac State faculty, staff, and students
  • Requesting is NOT available for materials located in: Reference, Special Collections and University Archives, or Course Reserve

How To Request Books

Step 1 - Locate available items in OneSearch

OneSearch search box
 

Use OneSearch to find an available item you want to request. Make sure the item is available and not on loan.

Step 2 - Sign in to OneSearch

Sign in

From the OneSearch item, click the “Sign in for more options” button. Requesting is available for current Sac State faculty, staff, and students.

Step 3 - Submit a request to deliver the item

Request
  • Click the request link
  • Specify a Delivery Method
    • Library Pickup: requested materials will be available from lockers located outside the University Library entrance. You will receive an email with pick up instructions after your request is processed. Requests will be processed within 3-5 business days.
    • Home Delivery: available to users living 30 or more miles from campus. Please allow 7-10 business days for processing.
  • Complete the form, and submit your request

Step 4 - Pickup

Locker pickup process: locate lockers, enter code, retrieve item
  • Locate Lockers: Lockers are located in the front of the library.
  • Enter Code: Order code can be entered or scanned at the locker interface screen.
  • Retrieve Item: After code is entered, locker will open and your order can be retrieved. Close locker door when finished.