Sales & Supplies

Central Stores carries a wide variety of items used by the university, state and county extension services, and other state organizations. For more information on any of our products, call (515) 294-0408, and our sales personnel will be happy to answer any of your questions. You can also contact Bill Spratt at 515-294-0402 for more product information.


Our AccessPlus CyBuy online ordering system is quick and easy to use. Hand written requisitions can be faxed to 515-294-6394, phoned in to 515-294-0408 or emailed to CS Sales.

Specialty Items

Merchandise that cannot be obtained from Central Stores stock may be purchased from our local contract suppliers by following these steps:

Central Stores is available to make daily downtown pick ups from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. If you need help purchasing items not stocked by Central Stores, call (515) 294-0408 for assistance.

New Products & Requests to Stock

We are adding new products as requested. If we do not carry what you need, please contact Bill Spratt at 515-294-0402 or by email.


Central Stores provides free same day delivery of all stock and speical order items.

Lend-A-Box Program

Central Stores has moving boxes available to assist you in moving your office. These boxes are loaned out to departments with a $1.50 deposit per box. Simply fill call 515-294-0402 or email Bill Spratt to order. Your boxes will be delivered to your location.


When your move is complete, contact Central Stores and we will pick up the empty boxes. A credit will be issued for all reusable boxes returned. PLEASE DO NOT WRITE DIRECTLY ON THE BOXES as they are reused many times. Masking tape is recommended for labeling. You will also need 2" clear tape for building the boxes as they come flat. Central Stores stocks both tapes needed.


Questions? Bill Spratt 515-294-0402 or



Departments can view their weekly billing online through E-Reports on AccessPlus. Online requisitions can be viewed at any time through our online ordering system. Any work orders can be reviewed here.

Billing questions? Call Tami Wicks at 515-294-5762