Library News:

For library service updates visit our FAQs page. Please note: to speed up your access to these popular items, magazines, DVDs/Blu-rays and computer games are back to a seven day loan period.

Suggest a title

Can't find a title in our catalogue, or a particular e-book or e-audiobook on BorrowBox?

Suggest it to us and if it's available, we'll do our best to add it to our collection. 

Please note: Requests for games, talking books and Blu-Rays, and requests for books published before 2020 (unless they are part of a series) cannot be accepted at this time.  

 

Things we consider when taking on a new title

Please note: Requests for games and talking books, and requests for books published before 2020 (unless they are part of a series) cannot be accepted at this time.  

  • If the title is in print and available from library suppliers
  • The age i.e. published in the last five years
  • Format and currency
  • Price i.e. generally under $100 RRP
  • If it is a specialised or scholarly work of interest to a limited audience
  • Suitability to the Glen Eira community
  • Requests cannot be taken for titles only available via mail order or online sites

What happens next? 

If your suggestion is purchased, a reservation is placed on your behalf.

Please note: no reservation charges at this time, and a maximum of five reservations per membership at a time applies. 

Not all suggestions are purchased. If we do not purchase the title, a message is placed on your membership record.