With Grab and Go you can request physical books from the library's collections and schedule a time to pick them up just inside Newman Library's Alumni Mall entrance. You can request books from Newman Library, the Art & Architecture Library, the Veterinary Medicine Library, and the Library Service Center.
Pickup times are between 10 am and 2 pm Monday through Friday.
Follow these steps to request books through our Grab and Go Service:
Find items in our print collection by searching our catalog. Click the "Place hold" link to place your hold. You will be prompted to log in and you will have to confirm your hold.
We will find the books you've requested on our shelves and you wil receive an email notice when they are ready for you.
The notice informing you that your holds are available will direct you back to this page. Simply click the "Schedule a pickup" button and then select a time to retrieve your holds. You will receive email confirmation of your scheduled pickup time.
When it's time to pick up your items:
Please note that we will not be collecting returns or answering questions from this service point.
If you have returns, please place them in the return bin located outside of our Alumni Mall entrance.
For questions, contact us using the chat box on this page or text us at 540-986-4614.