Suggest an Item for Purchase
We want to build a diverse, robust and balanced collection to serve all of Edmonton. If you’re interested in a title that’s not in the Edmonton Public Library catalogue, you can suggest a purchase and we’ll consider your request.
Please note: Only EPL customers can make suggestions for the purchase of new library materials.
Suggest a Title for EPL's Collection
You can request up to five items per month through our online catalogue. Suggestions are evaluated according to our Collection Development Policy - PDF.
- Before making your suggestion, check our catalogue to make sure we don't already carry the item.
- Log into your library account (a valid library card and PIN are required).
- Go to My Library Dashboard and click Submit a Suggestion to make a new suggestion (a valid library card and PIN are required).
- Track the progress of your suggestion within your account in the Suggested Purchases page (note: you must be logged in to view this page).