How to Get Course Reserve Material

  • Check out our short Course Reserves video
  • Log in to the ARES Course Reserves System using your UG Central login ID
  • Click on "View course" to display both the electronic and hard copy Course Reserve items available for that course
  • In the list of course materials, click on "Show Details" to get more information about an item

Access Electronic Content

  • Items that are available online will have a "View Item" link. Click on this link to go directly to the item. 

Access Hard Copy Content

  • Books or videos that are NOT in electronic format can be picked up from the Reserve Desk
  • In Ares, click on "Show Details" to view the location, status, and call number of these items
  • Note the call number displayed for the item you wish to borrow and show it to Reserve Desk staff, who will retrieve the item for you

More Information About Course Reserves

  • Create a "Favourites" list in Ares of the course reserve readings you use most often, or assign tags to sort relevant readings
  • Hard copy materials placed on Course Reserve have shorter loan periods. Check out the borrowing conditions for reserve materials for more information