Acquisitions/Collection Development


Debbi Dinkins, Associate Library DeanPhoto_D4252

(386) 822-7179



Faculty input in the development of the library’s collection is highly encouraged. Faculty members may request that a book, journal, video, or other item be ordered for the library’s collection by sending the request to Debbi Dinkins by mail (Campus Box 8418) or email to Order cards are also available upon request and may be used for ordering.

Faculty will be emailed reviews for possible library book purchases on a monthly basis. The online database, Choice Reviews Online is available to the Stetson community. Lists generated from the online database may be used for ordering if emailed to Laura Kirkland at or Debbi Dinkins at

The library subscribes to three important online reference works for collection development: Resources for College Libraries; Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory; Book Index with Reviews; Book Review Digest Plus.