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Faculty & Staff Guide

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Course Reserves

Provide special-use articles, books, chapters, and media items for your classes.

Interlibrary Loan

If we don't have an item you need, chances are we can get it from one of our partner libraries. Interlibrary loan is a free service for current Buffalo State students, faculty, and staff.

Library Instruction

Buffalo State faculty, staff, and student organizations may bring classes or groups to E. H. Butler Library for instruction in doing library research.

Proxy Request

Faculty and staff may designate a student as their proxy to check out library materials using this online form.

Purchase Request 

Suggest an item for the Collection or a film for classroom support.

Film request

Digital Campus (Swank) Film request - please note: this is now part of the Purchase Request form.

Research Appointment

Get one on one assistance from a librarian.

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1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878 6300
Fax: (716) 878-3134
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