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Course Reserves


Students may check out course reserves from the service desk and find reserve items in VCU Libraries Search.


Faculty can place physical items on reserve to ensure all students in the class have equal access to the assigned material. Please note that VCU Libraries assumes no liability for damage to or loss of personal items placed on reserve.


James Branch Cabell Library: Information Services
Call (804) 828-1111

Health Sciences Library: Reserve Services
Call (804) 828-0636

Open and Affordable Course Content

VCU Libraries' Open and Affordable Course Content Initiative supports instructors as they work to transition their courses to zero textbook cost courses, using either open educational resources or library content.

Learn more about using open and affordable course content »