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How can I access items that are in Storage?

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Older and lesser used materials are housed in our storage facilities. These materials are retrieved upon your request, and they will normally be available for your use within 24 to 48 hours.

To request materials from Storage, use the "Request" option in the online catalog, or complete the paper request form available at the circulation office or the reference desk in Olin Library. 

To request the item using the online catalog, follow these steps:

  1. Search for the item in the library catalog
  2. Click on the title of the item to view the record
  3. Click on "Make a Request" in the action bar on the right hand side of the screen
  4. Log in with your WesID.
  5. Choose "Request an Item in SC&A or Storage"
  6. Fill in the volume, date, and year if the item is a periodical or multi-volume work.
  7. Click the Submit button