Information for Students
Find the information that you need about materials on Course Reserves
What does it mean when a book's location says it's in "University Library Course Reserves, Library Help Desk"?
Course Reserves are books and DVDs that are held at the Library Help Desk and can be found by searching OSCAR. These materials have a checkout period which is shorter than those of regular items in order to ensure equal access to material for all students in a course.
How long can I keep Course Reserves materials?
- Checkouts are 4-hour or 24-hour (determined by the faculty member).
- Users may borrow up to 3 reserve items at a time.
- Items on reserve are available on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be recalled or held.
Can I renew a course reserves book?
Most items on reserve that are in high demand cannot be renewed.
Where do I find readings that my professor put online?
Also known as e-reserves, electronic reserves are scanned copies or electronic documents that are available to students registered in a course on Camino.