About Print Reserves

Print Reserves Are
  • Items that are placed on reserve by instructors for the use of students enrolled in their courses
  • Items from the Library collection or instructors' personal copies
  • Located behind the Reserve Desk in the lobby
  • Available for limited checkout as specified by the instructor
  • Required to follow the Copyright and Fair Use guidelines
  • Examples of reserve items include:
    • Books
    • Articles (hard copies)
    • Lecture notes
    • Exam copies
    • DVDs and videos
    • CDs
    • Computer software
    • Maps
Permanent Reserves Are
  • Items of general interest, not linked to a particular course
  • Available for limited checkout
  • Located behind the Reserve Desk in the lobby
  • Examples include:
    • Book of the Year hard copy and CD versions
    • CSU and HSU-related information
    • Study materials for the Government and History Challenge Exams
    • HSU catalogs
    • Materials for faculty training
    • Study materials for the CBEST, GRE, GWPE, MPT, & TOEFL exams
    • Environmental Impact Reports
Searching online for Print Reserve and Permanent Reserve items
  • On the HSU Library homepage, select the Course Reserves link under Search & Locate.
  • Search by the instructor's last name or the course number.
  • Permanent Reserves are listed under Department on the search page.
  • If an item listed has "ONCORES" or “Moodle” in the title, it is an electronic reserve item. Select the title to access these items - see the ONCORES pages for more information.
  • Print Reserve (hard copy) items are available for checkout at the Reserve Desk in the lobby, first floor of the Library.

For additional information, contact the ONCORES/Reserves staff by email or call 826-4401/3431, or stop by the Library Reserves Office in Library 110 (behind the Checkout Desk).