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General Information

Reserves are made available for short term use and may include books, media, and other materials that cannot be uploaded to Canvas. Reserves may be checked out and renewed at the Information Desk (unless needed by another patron).

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Locating Reserve Material

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  1. Search by instructor or course.
  2. Select your course.
  3. Note the call number of the item you need and bring the call number to the Information Desk.

Fines and Replacements

Fines for all types of reserve material are $0.50 per item per hour that the library is open. Reserve overdue fines and replacement charges apply to Biola students, staff and faculty. There is a minimum $5.00 charge for the replacement of reserve material. Replacement charges are subject to the discretion of the Access Services Librarian, but a $50 minimum replacement charge may be posted to the user's account.


Guidelines for Instructors

See Placing Material on Course Reserves for instruction on placing course reserves.