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Reserves: Course Reserves

Reserve form

Paper forms are also available at the Circulation Desk.

Reserves Contact

For Reserves questions or assistance, please contact Rachel Fiery at 757-594-8528.
For immediate assistance contact the Circulation Desk at 757-594-7133 or


Faculty may place required reading materials and media (library owned or personal copies) on reserve for their students. The material will be available to students at the Trible Library Circulation Desk during normal library hours.

Accessing Reserves

Course Reserve lists may be searched for by either Professor’s last name or course number from the Library home page ( or directly on the Library’s catalog (

Alternative to Reserves - Scholar/Blackboard

You may wish to use Scholar/Blackboard for your course readings. This allows you to upload personally created documents and link to websites and articles available from the Library’s online databases. The contact person for Scholar is Will White, Academic Technologies Manager, ( or 594-8236).

For copyright reasons, it is preferable to link to articles available from the Library’s online databases. For help on finding persistent links to e-journals, you may go to the Library's Persistent Article Links information. If you have questions or need further assistance, please contact the Reference Desk at 594-7132 or email the Library at

The Trible Library staff can assist with the scanning of limited amounts of print course material.

Trible Library provides links to other websites to aid in research and is not responsible for the content or privacy policy of those sites.