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Course Reserves: Information for Students

Search Course Reserves

Lastname, initial. e.g. Smith or Jones, B


e.g. ENGL 101

How to access reserve materials:

Use the searchbox on this page to locate your materials by instructor name, or by class number.

  • The location of your item will be listed in the Call # column.
  • You must bring your current CSUN ID to the specified location in order to check out reserve materials.
  • Most reserve materials are available for a limited loan period (typically two or three hours).

To access electronic reserves:

  • Titles available electronically will have *ELECTRONIC COPY AVAILABLE* in the Format column.
  • Click the TITLE of the item.
  • Click Access Electronic Reserve Item if prompted.
  • Type in either your CSUN User ID and password (same as your portal log-in) or your name and barcode number from your CSUN ID.
  • Enter the course password supplied by your instructor.
  • Read the Terms of Use agreement and then check the agreement box.
  • Once authentication occurs, the PDF document will open in Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can download Acrobat Reader for free.

If you have any issues viewing or downloading an electronic reserve, contact the Reserves, Periodicals and Microform department at 818-677-3282.

Print materials and media may be on reserve at: