Popular Services

For faculty and staff to request that the library purchase a title for its collection. Students should submit an Interlibrary Loan request instead.

Report a problem accessing online books, journals, and databases.

Request to have an item placed on Course Reserves.

Submit questions about your library research or for help finding and using library resources.

I cannot find what I'm looking for and I need Library help.

Inquire about materials you'd like to donate to Special Collections.

To request another individual be granted proxy borrowing rights to your library account.

For help with access to the Catalyst catalog, library databases, or your library account.

Inquire about materials you'd like to donate to the College Archives.

For any questions or concerns about acquiring materials from other libraries.

Schedule a research consultation with a librarian or peer research tutor.

For help renewing materials borrowed from the libraries.

Request help finding an item that appears to be missing from its location in the library.

Request to sponsor and curate a physical book display on behalf of a student club or organization.

Report an issue with the Elevator digital collections platform or your Elevator access.

To reserve a DVD for in-class screening on a specified date.

For any questions or concerns relating to overdue fees and replacement charges.

Faculty can request instruction sessions or instructional content tailored to their students’ needs.

To report loss or damage of library material checked out on your account.

To request a borrower’s card or “Bridge Community Card.” These cards provide borrowing privileges to the libraries of the Bridge Consortium: St Olaf Libraries and Carleton’s College’s Gould Library.

Request a new Elevator digital collections site, get help creating, organizing, or sharing items in Elevator, or discuss ways to use Elevator in your teaching or research.

Report an issue accessing an area of our buildings or collections.

Report a concern or question regarding the physical space in Rolvaag Library or Halvorson Music Library.