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About the Library: Purchases & Donations

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We thank you for your interest in donating books to the Norma Marion Alloway Library. The library is unable to accept donations at this time since, because of COVID-19, the library’s technical services staff are working limited on-site hours and are unable to process donations in a timely manner. If you can retain your donated material until current restrictions lift, we would be pleased to speak with you in the future. Any questions can be directed to Darcy Gullacher, University Librarian at (604) 513-2121 X3905 or

However we will continue to accept books for sale through our used book shelves, although no tax receipts will be issued. Proceeds from all sales go to the library general fund. For more information on used book sales, contact Abraham Brake at (604) 513-2121 x3920 or

Budget Allocations

The collection budget for the 2020/21 fiscal year is dedicated to purchasing material specifically needed for course support during COVID-19. if you need a book for a course reserve reading or other course related matter, please contact Ken Pearson below.

Please send requests to Ken Pearson, Library Technician, at or use the form below.

Purchase Request Form