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Course Reserves


To put items on Course Reserves, fill out the form that matches the type of reserve it is:

  1. Books from the General Collection/Reference: Course Reserves Form
  2. New Books (the library does not have a copy): Recommendation for Library Purchase Form
  3. Personal Copies (books, notes, solutions): Reserve Room Request Form (Download PDF)
    • Bring completed form and materials to the Library Service Desk.

Processing Times

Reserve requests typically take 3-4 days to process. Exceptions are:

  • If a copyright clearance is required
  • If the book has to be purchased (may take up to 8 weeks).

Removal of Reserve Items

At the end of each term or when a removal date is specified, items will be removed from the reserve. Personal items will be returned to faculty.

Contact Information

  • Email:
  • Phone: 416-491-5050
    • Newnham: ext. 22099
    • King: ext. 55108
    • Seneca@York ext. 33055
    • Markham: ext. 77521