Request an Item

  • Requesting materials from another campus

    If you wish to request an item from another campus library, please use the SUNY Erie Library Catalog.

    • Find the item and look to the bottom of the record, under Holdings
    • Click on All Items
    • Click on Request
    • Enter your Library account number (it's the 7 digit number on the front of your SUNY Erie ID card)
    • Enter your PIN (it's the last 4 digits of your SSN)
    • Select the campus where you would like the item delivered
    • Select the date range when you need the item

    You will be notified via email or phone when your item arrives. Please allow several business days for delivery. If you have questions, please contact the library at

    Please note: Due to the nature of how these requests are processed, materials requested from your home campus library may still be subject to a 2-3 day turnaround. If you need your item sooner, please contact the library to discuss additional options.