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J. Drake Edens Library: Place an item on Reserve at the Circulation Desk

J. Drake Edens Library

Placing Items On Reserve

Edens Library places materials on reserve each semester by request of faculty members for a faculty-designated length of time. Both personal and library materials are placed on reserve in accordance with Copyright Laws.

Faculty members are asked to place materials on reserve before the semester begins to ensure the material is available for student use.

  • A completed reserve form (available at the Circulation desk) must accompany all reserve materials
  • Please remember to list all materials placed on reserve on the back of the reserve form
  • The faculty member is responsible for pulling library materials they need placed on the reserve shelf

Photocopied materials should include:

  • Any copyright notice on the original
  • Appropriate citation and attributions to the source

Reserve materials are located on shelves behind the Circulation Desk. Students MUST PRESENT their ID card at the Circulation Desk to check out the material for the length of time designated.

Reserve Loan Periods:

3 Hour (Library Use Only) This material is checked out for a 3-hour period anytime during library hours.
Due in 12 Hours This material is checked out for a 12-hour period only. The overdue fine rate on this material is .25 cents an hour.
Due in 24 Hours The overdue fine rate on this material is $1.00 per day.
Due in 72 Hours The overdue fine rate on this material is $1.00 per day.


NOTICE: WARNING CONCERNING COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS: The Copyright Law of the US (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproduction of copyrighted materials. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user is liable for copyright infringement.

Questions? Please contact:

Chuck Walsh