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Suggest an addition to our collection

The Urbandale Public Library welcomes purchase suggestions from library users. Although we may not be able to acquire everything that is suggested, your suggestion will receive serious consideration. Please use the form below to make a purchase suggestion. While all fields are not required, please enter as much information as you have about the item.

Guidelines for suggested items

  • Check the library catalog to see if the Urbandale Public Library owns the item before submitting your request.
  • For older books (published more than one year ago), specialized technical, or out-of-print materials, you may wish to consider Interlibrary Loan.
  • Customers are allowed to suggest up to 5 items for purchase per month.
  • Suggestions for items that have not yet been published will not be considered

Purchase requests are currently suspended, as the library is closed.

Click here to access our Purchase Request form.