Purchase Request

You can make a purchase request If there are materials you’d like to see added to the library’s collections.

Request Procedure

  • 01 Purchase Request
  • 02 Selection
    Deciding whether to purchase
  • 03 Order
  • 04 Acquisition
    2-3 weeks for domestic books, 3-4 weeks for overseas books
  • 05 Arrange on Shelf
    Notified by email or SMS


  • It takes about 2-3 weeks for domestic books and 3-4 weeks for overseas books until the items are available.
  • The acquisition period may vary depending on the distribution and delivery situation of the items.
  • Once the books are available, applicant will be notified by email or SMS and the items are arranged on the 1F 『Smart Library』 for 3 days.

Books Not Available for a Purchase

  • High priced items or complete works
  • Items for an examination or a certificate
  • Items with a strong recreational character
  • Items on personal interests and trend information
  • Items on subject with low usage
  • Items considered inappropriate as university library collection

※ Attachment: Details about the Selection of Library materials by type

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