Acquisition Assistance and Faculty Copyright


Departmental Purchase Requests (Books and other library materials.)

For planning purposes, plan for 12 weeks to process requests and get materials.

To request items to be purchased for student textbooks or departmental purchase, please complete the "Government Purchase Card Order Form," CBks Form 742-R-E. (CBOnline Access Only). Instructions and guidance on using this form can be found in USAWC Regulation 735-3 Library Acquisition Procedures. (CBOnline Access Only).

Additional information is available from the USAHEC Acquisitions Section at 717-245-3194 or


Copyright Requests

The use, reproduction, or rebroadcast of copyrighted materials is governed by U.S. Copyright Law. The USAWC Provost Office is the proponent for regulating the process of obtaining copyright permissions on behalf of the students, staff, and faculty on Carlisle Barracks.

AAll materials, regardless of format or source, must be submitted to USAWC teaching departments for fair-use review prior to use. This includes, but is not limited to: government documents, DoD publications, books, cartoons, maps, photographs, journal articles, charts, graphs, music, videos, software, and electronic resources

For further guidance, see CBks Regulation 25-96. (CBOnline Access Only).

USAWC teaching departments may submit purchases after the regulated fair use review. Forms and accompanying source materials will be submitted electronically to the USAHEC acquisitions section. Questions concerning copyright may be directed to the USAHEC Acquisitions section at or (717) 245-3194.