The University Libraries' online Course Reserves allows library patrons to view listings of materials currently available at Reserve Desks for VT instructors. To search for reserve material, enter all or part of the instructor's name, last name first. Alternatively, you may enter the course name or number. Please bring the call number to the Circulation desk with your Hokie passport to check out any reserve material. Limited to 2 items checked out at a time.
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Reserve items may be renewed a maximum of 3 times, with the exception of 7 day loan items, which cannot be renewed. Renewals are NOT allowed during exams or if other patrons are waiting on reserve items.
You can renew either in person at the Newman Library Circulation/Reserve Desk or by calling 540-231-6340. (To see renewal information for other branches/units, see their web sites linked below.) You will need to provide your patron ID number and the reserve item number you wish to renew. You will be given a new due date and time. Fines will accrue at $1.00/hour (or fraction thereof) for hourly reserve items renewed late, and at $1.00/day for daily reserve items renewed late.
At certain times, no renewals will be allowed. They include:
Please note that if materials are not renewable, you will be fined if the item is not returned on time.
Hourly Reserve items (2 Hour Loan and 3 Hour Loan) are fined $1.00/hour overdue. Daily Reserve items (2 Day Loan and 7 Day Loan) are fined at $1.00/day overdue.
Patrons may pay fines at the Circulation desk. Accepted forms of payment: cash, check, or Hokie Passport general funds.
Patrons may appeal Newman Library reserve fines by completing an appeal form available at the Circulation/Reserve Desk.
Reserve fines at other branch libraries (ie. Art+ Architecture Library, Vet Med Library, or the NVC Resource Center) may be appealed at that respective branch.
Sun: open 9:00am*
Mon-Thu: open 24 hours*
Fri: close 8:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 8:00pm
*During 24 hour operation, a valid Hokie Passport is required to access or remain in the library between 12 midnight and 7:30am.