There are several ways faculty can submit lists to the department:
Lists are processed on a first-come first-served basis.
Please allow 2 weeks for processing lists at the beginning of the semester. At other times allow 1 or 2 days.
Faculty members are invited to visit the Reserves Office, located in Room 146, for any assistance they may need with their Course Reserves.
In Fall 2021, the Libraries resumed the textbook purchase program, which was started as a pilot project in 2019 and was suspended during Spring 2020. At the request of the professor, the Libraries will purchase copies of textbooks that are required reading for a course. We will purchase copies, to be placed on Course Reserve, at a ratio of 1 book for every 10 enrolled students.
Faculty can use the Video Screening Form to reserve DVDs and VHS for classroom screenings. Please allow 3 business days to process requests.
Note: Putting a DVD or VHS in the Course Reserves for your class does not guarantee it will be available on the date you wish to screen it. Please use the form to ensure the film is available on the date needed.
Faculty may submit documents to be placed on Moodle by:
The following guidelines are used to determine how much of a particular work and what type of works can be put on E-Reserves.
See the Vassar College Guide to Copyright for more information.
To request training in reserve procedures for your student assistant, fill out a Faculty Research Assistant Research Consultation form, or contact Pambanisha Whaley, Head of User Services (email@example.com) 845-437-5778