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Course Reserves


Course Reserves are supplemental materials placed on hold by instructors so they can be accessible to multiple students in the course.

Course Reserves are located behind the Public Services Desk. Students must use their Rambler card to check out the material(s).

Please provide the following information to library staff:

Students can search the Course Reserve link in  WorldCat Discovery to determine whether their instructor has placed materials on reserve. Search by either the instructor’s last name, the course number (BIOL 103/104), or the course name (General Biology). Ask at the Public Services desk to determine if the item is currently available.

Loan Periods
Loan periods are determined by the instructor and vary from 2 hours to 7 days.

Overdue Fines

Course Reserve Loan Period Overdue Fine
2 hours .50/hour
4 hours .50/hour
3 days $1.00/day
7 days $1.00/day
No accrual limit on overdue fines.


The following items may be placed on reserve:

The following items may not be placed on reserve:

Loan period options include:

To help us serve you better, please observe the following guidelines:

Questions regarding course reserves may be addressed to Theresa Smith.