Visit Us

The best way to experience our friendly, learner-centered community is to visit.

Intro video

One video, 60 seconds, countless reasons to consider SUNY Oswego.

Student Life Featured Image
Get involved

Explore our nearly 200 clubs and organizations that can forge connections and create opportunities.

Alumni Featured Image
Homecoming returns

The first Homecoming in decades will unfold Nov. 14 with a host of spirited activities.

News and Events Featured Image
Oswego rising

Lakeshore college continues climb in ratings, reviews.

You are here

Accessing course reserves

To see what reserve items are available for your classes, login to Course Reserves with your Laker NetID and password. The first time you login each semester, you will need to click Search Courses and look up your classes by department and professor.

Electronic materials will be linked to from the Course Reserves system (Ares); print materials will be at the Check-Out & Reserves Desk.

Login to Course Reserves »

What are reserves?

Reserves are materials that professors place on hold in the library for their students to use. Common types of materials that are put on reserve include:

  • books
  • chapters from books
  • articles from journals, magazines, etc.
  • newspaper clippings
  • media

More information for faculty

Faculty members interested in placing materials on reserve for their classes should visit the Reserve Information for Faculty page.