Course Reserves include books, AV, textbooks, class notes, sample solutions, personal copies; any physical item you wish your students to share. Use of the print reserves collection can be restricted by location (in-library only) or by time period (e.g., 2 hours). The electronic reserve system is no longer available as of the start of Spring 2017. Changes to Library Course Reserves.
Two weeks are needed to process start-of-semester reserves; during the semester, 2 days.
A variety of media is available to you for classroom use from the University Libraries. Media at the UL can be requested (booked) using the form linked below. Media from the OhioLINK Educational Films and Documentaries can be streamed directly in WSU electronic classrooms.
Outside of Class
For your students
Research Guides - Web-based research guides for every discipline guide students to the most appropriate resources. Guides can be customized to meet the needs of specific courses or assignments.
Course Materials (Books, Journals, and AV) - identify, select, or obtain information resources
Embedded linking - provide permanent URLs to library content for Pilot or web based course supplements.
RefWorks - RefWorks is a web based citation management tool. Access it from any computer with an Internet connection. Create your own private database of articles, books, websites, etc. Format bibliographies in hundreds of citation styles. Use RefWorks with Microsoft Office Word while you are writing to make it easy to incorporate citations into your document and then to create your reference list in the format you need. (RefWorks is similar to Endnote and Procite.)
Citation Manuals - Citing Your Sources guides your students through the APA, MLA, and other subject based style manuals.
Writing Center - The Writing Center strives to help your students become better, more accomplished writers.