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Reserves and Art Digital Imaging Services

Phone: 845-437-5796 Email: reserve@vassar.edu Office hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am - 5:00pm

Books and Films on Course Reserve

  • Look up the title of the book/film you need in the online catalog
  • Alternatively, look up the course or the professor's name in the online catalog
  • Note the call number and location
  • If the Location is Main Reserve or Reserve DVD, give the call number and location to the staff at the Circulation Desk
  • If the location is Room 123, it's shelved in the first range of shelving in Room 123 (the Reference Room)
  • If the location is Art Reserves, it's on one of the tables in the Art Library.  Use the chart posted in the art library to find the room that corresponds to the class for which the book is on reserves. 
  • Loan periods (4-hour, 3-day, or 2-week) have been set by the faculty member teaching the course.  Library staff cannot change them. 

Be sure you know the due date and time for the book. Fines will be levied for overdue materials. 

 

DVD/VHS not on Course Reserve

  • Look up the title of the film you need in the online catalog
  • Note the call number and location
  • Give the call number and location to the staff at the Circulation Desk
  • The staff will retrieve the item you need.  It will take a few minutes to page the film for you.

Be sure you know the due date and time for the film. Fines will be levied for overdue dvd/vhs. 

Computer Equipment

  • Go to the Circulation Desk to check out/page the following:
  1. Laptops
  2. Ethernet cables
  3. Power cords
  4. Headsets (paged)
  5. Remotes for the video players in the DMZ (paged)
  • You must sign a Laptop Loan Agreement form before checking out a computer.
  • Computer equipment must be used in the library and is due 1/2 hour before the library closes. 

Be sure you know the due date and time for the computer equipment.   Fines will be levied for overdue computer equipment. 

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