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Accessing Course Reserves

Where you can find course material on reserve?

Faculty -- please click here to place an item on reserve

Reserves are materials with a short loan period placed in a separate location in the library at the request of faculty members for use by York University students. Each of the York University Libraries has a reserve section.

Reserves are for in-library use only. There are no renewals requests or holds on reserve materials.

Library location

Reserve materials

Access Services,
Scott Library
416-736-5181
Scott Library: social sciences, humanities, fine arts, education, environmental studies
Scott Library's reserve collection also contains duplicate copies of the Steacie and Bronfman reserve collections. SMIL and Map reserve collections are also housed with the Scott reserve collection.
Bronfman Library
416-736-5139
Frost Library
416-487-6726
Bibliotheque Frost Library: Glendon College courses
Map Library
416-736-2100, ext. 33353
Map Library: maps and cartographic materials for all courses
Currently closed. Please see the Scott reserve collection.
Steacie Science Library
416-736-5084
Steacie Science & Engineering Library: science, engineering and health
Sound and Moving Image Library
416-736-2100, ext. 88880
Sound and Moving Image Library (SMIL): Audio/visual materials, scores and accompanying reading material
Currently closed. Please see the Scott reserve collection.
 

Searching for Course Reserves in OMNI

1) Start at the YorkU Libraries’ homepage. Click 'Advanced Search' under the Omni Search bar.

Omni search with Advanced Search link highlighted

2) Select the 'Course Reservesbutton. Type the course code as a single line with no spaces in the first field (i.e. ORGS5100). Click 'Search'.

Advanced Omni search with Course Reserves button highlighted and ORGS5100 in first search line

3) Click the arrow beside 'Course Instructor' on the left-side of the search results list. Click your professor’s name to show online course reserves for your section.

Search results list with Course Instructor post-search filter highlighted