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Course and E-Reserves

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Course Reserves

Qatar University Libraries

Reserve readings,

The newly expanded Circulation/Reserves service desk is now on the Ground Floor of the new Library building. Check out books, course reserve materials, more at this convenient combined service point.
 

 

For more information about Course and E-Reserves:

 

Instructors place books, articles, videos, DVDs, lectures on audiocassette and CD-ROM, and sample exams on reserve each semester for use by students in their courses. Since these items are often in demand by a large number of students, loan periods are short and overdue fines are high.

 

Information for Students

Location

  • The Course Reserve is located at the Ground FloorLibrary Circulation at: Ext. 4083, and Second Floor Library Circulationat Ext: 4057

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Hours

  • Hours:

Course Reserve is available Sunday - Thursday from 7:30 am  to 10:00 pm,  Saturday from 8:00 am  to 3:00 pm during the term and from 7:30 am to  2:30 pm during summer and in between terms.

The E-Reserve is available 24 hours/7 days a week.

 

Borrowing
You must have a valid QU ID card in order to use reserve materials.

Search the Library Catalog by instructor or course or the reserve item's title to identify reserve materials. Look up computers are available adjacent to the new Circulation/Reserves Service Desk to find these items. It is recommended that you have your call number ready before you approach the service desk for the most efficient service.

 

Loan Policy

Reserve materials cannot be checked out from the Library. Therefore there are no loan rules.
Equipment is provided in the Library at the Multimedia Lab on the Ground Floor (for women) and Second Floor (for men) to view or listen to audiovisual materials that are on reserve for a course.

Reserve material is available on a first come, first serve basis, and may not be reserved in advance.

If extenuating circumstances require an exception to the loan policy, ask your course instructor to make arrangements in advance with the Reserves Office in writing or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Photocopiers

Photocopiers are available on the ground floor in room 141 for female and second floors room 301 for male. For more information, please see Photocopying and Printing in the Library

E-Reserves

To access the E-reserves, you should be QU user with a valid QU account. Connect to the Library Online Catalog and click on Course Reserve or Instructor Search from the right side menu:

Select the name of the instructor or course name to see the items available.
If your course offers electronic reserves, please ask your instructor for a password and access directions. Passwords are not available through the library.

To contact Electronic Reserves staff, please call +974 4403-4083 /4097 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Staff:

  • Nariman Abdul Rasoul +974 4403-4083 (Ground Floor)
  • AbdulRahmanAlHaj +974 4403-4057 (Second Floor)

Questions about E-Reserves? Let us know!

Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact one of the above staff members.