Course Reserves

Request course reserves at the appropriate reserve desk by call number. To find the call number check the course reserve list for your class.

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UO course reserves are available on LibrarySearch.


Materials that are on reserve are easy for students to access and have shortened loan periods. Course reserves include library- and instructor-owned books, videos, audio recordings, and other relevant materials in support of classroom instruction. Such materials are located at the following locations:

  • Design Library
  • Checkout & Reserves Desk, Knight Library
  • Law Library
  • Math Library
  • Oregon Institute of Marine Biology Library
  • Portland Library and Learning Commons
  • Science Library

The Canvas course management system is used by most instructors to provide course readings, handouts, announcements, assignments, and grades. For help with scanning files and adding them to Canvas, please contact Educational Technology and Canvas Support.