Course Reserve collections

Course Reserve is a collection of high demand, essential scholarly materials which are identified by Course Coordinators to support teaching programs at University of Newcastle.  

Course Reserve Collection - Physical

The Library's physical Course Reserve is a small, current and dynamic collection.
The type of material includes: books, AV (DVDs, CDS, Kits) and course readers.
One copy of each prescribed set textbook will be located in the appropriate Library campus' Course Reserve Collection; additional copies will be made available in the Library's General Collection.  

Course Reserve Collection - Electronic

Electronic items in Course Reserve will only be available to current students and staff of the University, due to copyright restrictions and licensing agreements.
The type of material includes: online articles, scanned articles or chapters from books and e-books. 

Information for Students

You can search NEWCAT+, by title, to locate and access items on your reading list.
Your Course Coordinator may also have created hyperlinks in Blackboard for your reading list.
Physical items can be borrowed via self-check machines (Checked Out) for a 2 hour loan period and must be (Checked In) on return to the same location. Bookings can be made on Course Reserve items and need to be collected within 10 minutes of the start time or the booking may be cancelled.
Please be aware that late returns will be fined.

Information for Course Coordinators