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Course Reserves

What can be placed on reserve?

Books
Photocopied articles
Sheet Music
Videos
CDs
Software
Realia (eg. a box of rocks)
Anything you want your students to use or read!!

They can be library copies or personal copies.  We are NOT LEGALLY allowed to accept instructor's copies, examination copies, desk copies, or review copies of textbooks for placement on reserve.

What kinds of reservers are there?

Closed -- The item does NOT leave the library and checks out for 3 hours.
Open -- The item may check out overnight or for 2 days (the instructor's choice).
**Note: The library has a viewing room where VHS tapes and DVDs may be watched.**

How do I place an item on reserve?

Utica Campus Library: Bring item(s) to Aiko Kane (x5669).  You will need to fill out a form for each item (see below or at the Circulation Desk).

Rome Campus Library: Bring item(s) to Anne Heines (x7728).  You will need to fill out a form for each item (see below or at the Circulation Desk).

Questions? Contact Aiko Kane (akane@mvcc.edu or x5669) at the Utica Campus Library OR Ann Heines (aheines@mvcc.edu or x7728) at the Rome Campus Library.

The library abides by the Copyright Law and only places one copy of an article on Reserve under “Fair Use”. It is the faculty member’s responsibility to initiate copyright clearance if multiple copies are to be placed on Reserve.

Request forms are available at either Circulation Desk and here