Course Reserves

Instructors may place textbooks or other items on reserve for their classes. Reserve items are kept behind the Library Service Desk and they are available on short term loan for either: 

  • 2 hours
  • Overnight - due back one hour after the library opens the next day
  • 1 week

Students and employees may borrow up to 5 reserve items at one time. Reserve items cannot be renewed. Fines for reserve items are $1 per hour for 2 hour/Overnight loans, and $1 per day for 1 week loans. 

To locate a course reserve:

  • Search the Library Catalogue using the Instructor Name, Course ID or Title
  • Bring the call number and the instructor name to the Public Service Desk to pick up the item

Adding Items to Course Reserve (Faculty)

Instructors are responsible for ensuring that material has copyright clearance; please consult with the VCC Copyright Librarian if you have any questions.

Instructor Details

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For multiple emails, place comma or semicolon between email addresses

Course Location:
Item Details

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Is Item in VCC Library Collection?

Please send your uncatalogued item(s), along with a copy of this form, to the Library, Attention: Reserves

Reserve Period:
Loan Period of:

Total of requested items -