Placing Items on Reserve for Students
St. Paul Reserves
Barbara Klug: 651.690.6654 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Sue Gray: 651.690.7898 | email@example.com
Media Reserves (DVDs, videos, audio)
- Book Request Form
- Article or Book Chapter Request Form
- Media (DVDs, videos, etc) Request Form (Mpls only)
In addition to completing the online reserves request form (above), please provide the following:
- Copy of the item you wish to place on reserve (book or high-quality, single-sided photocopy of an article or book chapter). If you are making a book request, you may have either the St. Kate's Library's copy of the book placed on reserve or your own personal copy. We cannot place another library's book on reserve.
- Copy of the course syllabus. This is used to assist students who are unclear about reserve readings.
- To prevent confusion, make sure the article or book title given to the library staff corresponds to the one given to students.
- Allow at least 3 working days for your reserve items to be processed and made available for student use.
- Verifying copyright coverage or obtaining copyright permission and paying for copyright fees for course reserves is the responsibility of the instructor or department.
About Print (book) Reserves:
- Books, book chapters and copies of journal articles may be placed on course reserve.
- Shelved behind the Library circulation desk.
- Check out is 2-3 hours at a time, although an instructor can specify 24-hour, 48-hour, or 7-day loan periods.
- If you are making a book request, you may have either the St. Catherine University Library's copy of the book placed on reserve or your own personal copy.
About Electronic Reserves:
PDF files may be made available to students via CLICnet
- To place an item on e-reserve, be sure to provide a high-quality, unstapled copy
- Large files (ie many pages) may take longer to download
D2L and Reserves:
- As an alternative to reserves, you may link directly to materials in the library's databases via D2L.
- This method is copyright-free.
- Allows students to access articles and e-books from within course management system.
- About Linking to Library Resources in D2L