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Course Reserves: Student Info

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Go to the Hamilton Circulation Desk and provide the following information.

  • Title and call number
  • Course name and number
    •  ex: HIST 151
  • Instructor

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How many course reserve items can a patron check out?
One at a time, except at the discretion of the faculty.

How long can reserve items be checked out for?
The loan period is designated by the faculty and ranges from 2 hours to 7 days.  Overnight loans for hourly reserve items are possible from 2 hours before Hamilton Library Circulation Desk closes and at the discretion of the faculty.

Can patrons reborrow reserve items?
Reserve items may be reborrowed 15 minutes after the item is returned, or immediately if another copy is available. Cannot be reborrowed less than 15 minutes before closing.

Reserve items cannot be renewed online.

Problem accessing e-books, online articles, or streamed media?

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  • Clear browser's cache, cookies, and browsing history. You may have to uninstall and reinstall the browser.
  • Works best on Chrome and Firefox.
  • Publishers may have removed the e-book titles.
  • Some e-books have limited user license and it may be in use.  Try again later or place a hold if possible.
  • Streamed media may have expired.

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Please send us an e-mail if you have any questions about Course Reserves.

e-mail: Print/Electronic Reserves
e-mail: Media/Streaming Reserves

Phone: 808-956-7203

Overdue Fines

Reserve items must be returned to Hamilton Library Circulation Desk by the date and time indicated.

  • $1.00 per hour or fraction thereof, includes weekends and holidays
  • An item is considered lost when the fine reaches $10.00. Lost charges include the replacement cost of the item, a $10 NON-REFUNDABLE processing fee and accumulated overdue fines.
  • See FAQ for details.