Collection Policies

To guide our collection acquisitions, the library has developed collection policies for individual programs as well as a general collection policy. 

Title Sort descending Policy Last Updated
Anthropology February 5, 2020
Arabic October 1, 2009
Archaeology and Classics August 23, 2022
Biology January 1, 2009
Business August 1, 2007
Chemistry July 1, 2010
Communication Studies September 1, 2012
Criminology January 1, 2010
Cultural Studies February 1, 2015
Digital Media and Journalism December 1, 2014
Economics July 1, 2014
Education - Academic May 1, 2010
Education - Teaching October 1, 2007
English and Film Studies February 1, 2013
French August 1, 2010
General Collection Development Policy December 19, 2020
Geography July 1, 2007
German August 1, 2007
Health Studies August 13, 2013
History August 23, 2022
Italian October 1, 2010
Kinesiology & Physical Education July 1, 2007
Laurier Archives and Special Collections Acquisition Policy March 21, 2022
Martin Luther University College August 23, 2022
Mathematics July 1, 2007
Medieval Studies February 7, 2020
Mediterranean Studies October 1, 2010
Music Collection Policy February 5, 2020
Philosophy December 1, 2018
Physics and Computer Science July 1, 2007
Political Science March 1, 2010
Psychology March 1, 2009
Religion and Culture Collection Policy June 23, 2019
Social Work August 1, 2007
Spanish August 1, 2007
Women & Gender Studies November 2, 2014
Youth and Children's Studies March 1, 2012