Acquisitions, Serials, and Electronic Resource Management Unit

The Acquisitions, Serials, and Electronic Resource Management Unit processes library collections orders and payments, manages print and electronic serials, manages discovery tools for patrons for that content, maintains all aspects of collections-related third-party online institutional accounts, including collecting and reporting usage data, and troubleshoots technical issues with access to licensed collections content. Coordinates with cataloguing, UASC, and reserves staff in processing, recordkeeping, and holdings discovery, including special projects relating to collections management and preservation.

User Experience & Collections Librarian Librarian

Melissa Belvadi
Voice: (902) 566-0581
Fax: (902) 628-4305

Cindy MacDonald, Library Technician
Voice: (902) 566-6493

James Murphy, Library Technician
Voice: (902) 566-6011

Purchasing Library Materials:
Recommendations for the purchase of Library materials can be submitted:

  • Through an academic department's appointed Library liaison.
  • By completion of an online Suggestion form.

Current Awareness - links to Table of Contents and search alert services

Gift materials are received and assessed for inclusion in the Library holdings.


Collection Development Policy