Delivery, Description & Acquisitions

DDA student workers process interlibrary loan materials.

Delivery, Description & Acquisitions (DDA) provides timely and effective access to the wealth of knowledge within and beyond our library collections for the UA community, from intuitive discovery to seamless delivery. We focus on the acquisition, discovery, and delivery of information to support our customers' teaching, research, and learning needs. Our services include interlibrary loan, document delivery, video streaming, acquisitions, cataloging and metadata work, and discovery tools. 

interlibrary loan, document delivery, course video streaming
discover articles and databases, library catalog, digital collections
access library resources on or off campus

Departmental key contacts

Acquisitions

Acquisitions acquires materials for our library collections and provides support for the On-Demand Information Delivery program. 

Cataloging, Metadata, & Discovery

Cataloging, Metadata, & Discovery manages access to the UAL collections and provides the metadata that promotes their discovery.

Resource Sharing

Resource Sharing expands access to instructional and research materials, within our library collections and beyond, through our interlibrary loan, document delivery and course streaming video services.

Contact us lbry-askddt@email.arizona.edu or (520) 621-6438.