Collection Development & Archival Collections

/Collection Development & Archival Collections

The collection managers at the Indiana University Libraries select materials that support the teaching and research mission of Indiana University. Over thirty-five subject and area specialists who have in-depth knowledge of specific disciplines, languages, and collections, serve as liaisons to the faculty and students in every academic department on campus.

Collection Managers

Library Information 

Overview of the Collection

University Information

Collection Development Links

Gifts to the Indiana University Bloomington Libraries

Giving to the Libraries

Policies of the American Library Association

Recommending Library Materials for Purchase

Requesting Materials from ALF

Requesting Materials from Other Libraries





  • Festival of Favorites

    IU Libraries is celebrating the bicentennial year of Indiana University with a Festival of Favorites - 200 items celebrating our collections. The items selected for the “200 Items 200 Years” project span many centuries and represent works from across the globe, handpicked by dozens of librarians, archivists and faculty from Indiana University.

Staff Directory

Associate Dean for Collection Development and Archival Collections
(812) 855-1481
Collection Development Analyst
(812) 855-8084