Periodical Donations Policy

Collins Library Journal Collection Development Policy

We are interested in filling gaps in our holdings. We are not interested in spotty or sparse runs--only substantial collections (at least 10 years). We are unable to share with or donate to other libraries due to cost of shipping.

Serialist Back Issues & Exchange Services

The following Web page provides information on several organizations that coordinate back issue donation and exchange:

USBE: United States Book Exchange (USBE)

Instructions for donating can be found at

Bridge to Asia

A San Francisco-based nonprofit organization which supports education and research in developing countries in Asia: