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Van Pelt Library Course Reserves for Instructors: 3. Request from Franklin catalog

Request from Franklin catalog

Instructors and course proxies can place course reserves requests for physical and electronic materials from the Franklin catalog.

Books and DVD's:

Search your item and click "Options" (Must be logged in)


Select your course at the bottom of the form and "Submit Item"

You can also link to e-books and films in the catalog

On the request form, choose "Please link to an e-book at this URL" and copy the URL into the box

Don't forget to fill in the "Needed By" field!

Electronic articles:

Make sure you are signed in to Franklin.

Search Articles+ in the Franklin catalog to find the journal article.

Select the title and click "PenText" to the right.

You will see the option to "Place on Course Reserve" below.  A new page will open, pre-populated with the citation information.

Add any other information required.

Select the course that you are adding the item to at the bottom of the page.

Submit the request.


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