VCU Libraries

Research Guides

OLD How Do I Request Resources?

A step by step guide on how to request copies, chapters, books, media, and other materials housed in the VCU Libraries collections or from another library.

VCU Friends of the Library

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Included are a circle of annual donors who make and foster gifts to VCU Libraries.  For more details on becoming a Friend of the Library (FOL), please visit the Friends of VCU Libraries Web page.

Services include the following:

  • Retrieval, digitization and delivery of copies of articles, chapters and excerpts of works from the VCU Libraries collections. FOLs are eligible for 10 copies per year excluding items located in storage.
  • Retrieval of books from the storage collections for pick-up at one of the libraries.
  • Check out books in person from the VCU Libraries circulating collections.