Requesting OHSU, NCNM, UWS and OCOM Materials Through the Catalog

If you do not have a library barcode, please use the Request OHSU Library Materials form to request books or journal volumes from the OHSU Old Library or off-site storage facility. Up to ten requests will be processed per day.

OHSU, NCNM, UWS and OCOM faculty, staff and students with library barcodes can use the Request function in the catalog to request the following materials (you will receive an email when the item(s) are available for pickup):

  • Books from the Main, OGI, Primate, NCNM, UWS and OCOM libraries
  • Journals from the Old Library and Storage facility

Request a single item

  • Locate the item in the catalog
  • Click on the “Request” button
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  • Complete the Request Verification
  • Click on the “Submit” button
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  • Mark the desired item
  • Click on “Request Selected Item”
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  • Receive a confirmation message


Request multiple books

  • Perform search
  • Mark the desired items
  • Click on “Saved Marked Records”
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  • Click on “Book Cart” button
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  • Click on “Multiple requests" or "Export saved" if you wish to save the records.
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  • Complete Request Verification
  • Click on the "Submit" button
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  • Check the desired items from the list of saved records
  • Click on “Request Selected Items”
  • Choose a Pickup Location
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  • Receive confirmation message