The Acquisitions Department is responsible for ordering, receiving, and paying for new books, journals, periodicals, music scores, videos, DVDs, CD-ROMs, and other non-book materials for the Otto G. Richter Library, Marta & Austin Weeks Music Library, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science Library, Judi Prokop Newman Information Resources Center (Business), and Paul Buisson Library (Architecture). The Department is located on the third floor of the Richter Library.