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Policies for Reserves

Policies for Reserves

Eligibility and Borrowing Requirements

UCSF personnel and students with a current Library Borrower Account are eligible to borrow course reserves materials. Borrowers agree to assume responsibility for those materials and agree to pay any fees incurred for damages sustained while in their possession. Borrowers must adhere to the rules of use below.

General Rules

  • Most Course Reserves materials may be taken from the Library premises. Readings on iPad are the exception and must not leave the building.

Checkout and Renewal

  • Renewals and holds may only be made in person.
  • Late return of materials will result in an immediate block of borrowing privileges; fees may be assessed and loss of privileges may result.

Use of Reserves Readings iPad

  • Borrowers are responsible for the safety of the iPad while checked out to them. For details, see Fees for Damage for details.
  • Notify a Library staff member immediately if an iPad is missing, so they can alert the proper authorities.