The Acquisitions Department , a division of the Technical Services Department, is responsible for acquiring resources such as books, serials, electronic resources, newspapers, etc., for the Library’s collections.

The Acquisitions Unit is to create diverse and innovative services for the University libraries by acquires all materials in all formats to endorse and support Florida A&M University and the University Libraries in fulfilling the mission of teaching, research and service.

Requests are accepted from faculty, staff, and students of the universities various schools and colleges to acquire materials in varied formats for the respective programs offered.

Acquired materials are housed in the location designated when requested or in the location most appropriate for its content and format.