Sarah Forzetting

Ordering, Payments, & Gifts Librarian

(650) 725-1136

I manage the Ordering, Payments, and Gifts Receiving Units in the Acquisitions Department. These units are primarily responsibile for placing orders and paying invoices for the materials collected by Stanford University Libraries subject specialists. We work closely with vendors and publishers to discover and acquire a variety of material from all over the world.


  • MS, Library Science, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
  • MA, Modern European History, University of Colorado Boulder
  • BA, History, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Selected Publications 

Griffin, Alison, and Sarah Forzetting. "Behind the Scenes: Approval Profiles from a Vendor’s perspective.” Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices, edited by Sara Holder, IGI, 2013, pp. 16-31.