Vogel Library / Policies / Acquisitions

Collection Goal

Vogel Library will select physical and digital materials for the collection that support and enrich these four facets of Wartburg College and the Wartburg community:

Vogel Library is committed to developing a diverse and inclusive collection that promotes intellectual freedom in accordance with ALA’s Library Bill of Rights, Freedom to Read, and Intellectual Freedom Principles for Academic Libraries statements.

Vogel Library librarians, in cooperation and consultation with the faculty, develop and manage the collection. See our policies for Archives and Interlibrary Loan for more information regarding resource sharing and resource retention.

Recommendations and Reconsideration of Materials

Vogel Library welcomes recommendations for the collection: use the Recommend a Purchase Form or contact the appropriate liaison librarian or the Library Diretcor (see homepage for contact info).