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. 


Things we consider when taking on a new title

  • If the title is in print and available from library suppliers
  • The age and currency i.e. published in the last two years. Some exceptions apply; titles missing from a series; classic texts
  • Format and quality
  • Price i.e. generally under $100 RRP
  • Suitability to the Glen Eira community

Materials we generally do not acquire 

  • A specialised or scholarly work of interest to a limited audience
  • "Gift" books; limited editions; textbooks; spiral bound books; mini books
  • 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: reservations are currently free, and a maximum of ten 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.