If you think having a copy of your textbook in Crumb on a 3-hour loan would be useful for your students, email Marianne Hebert (Collection Development Coordinator) email@example.com
For each title recommended, please include: Author, Title, ISBN, Price and source (e.g. a link to Amazon or other vendor)
See below for textbook criteria for this pilot.
Crumb Library launched a textbook pilot in Fall 2018 to help students who are struggling to purchase personal copies of textbooks. The pilot is now in it's third semester, and we have a solid core of textbooks that are growing in popularity with students. While the budget is uncertain, we are making every effort to continue this service while it is needed.
Faculty are always welcome to put personal copies of textbooks and readings on Reserve. It would also be a good idea to put Crumb copies of books on reserve, if several students are likely to want to borrow them.
You can recommend that we purchase a copy for the Textbook Collection. Your course might be a good fit for this pilot if:
Some issues to consider when recommending textbook purchases:
If you have any questions about this pilot, contact Marianne Hebert firstname.lastname@example.org or 315 267-3308