Finding and Borrowing Course Reserve Materials

What is a course reserve?

Course reserves are books, DVDs, lab materials, and other items placed on reserve for specific academic courses at the request of faculty.

How do I find reserve items?

Use the search box to find reserve items by instructor name, course ID (i.e. ENGL1020), or keyword (ex. Mineral Box).

Search Course Reserves

How do I access reserve items?

Online Reserves — click "View Now" to access online materials.

  • UTCID and password required for off-campus access.
  • Adobe Reader or another viewer is required to open PDFs.
  • Additionally, check the UTC Learn site for your course for further assigned readings.

Physical Reserves - (books, box of rocks, videos, etc...) can be checked out from the library's Check-Out Desk on the first floor of the UTC Library.

  • A valid Mocs Card is required to check out items.
  • Loan periods for reserve items are 3 hours in-library, 24 hours, 3 days, or 7 days as determined by your instructor.
  • You can check out up to 5 reserve items at one time.
  • Fines for reserve items accrue at $0.25 per hour late.

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