Library Reserve Materials via My-UW / UW-Madison General Library System

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As of August 13, 2018: The libraries have retired Library Course Pages (LCP) and transitioned to a Canvas-based reserves interface. LEARN MORE

All UW-Madison library reserve materials are now available via the MyUW portal.

The library/reserve page for your course will contain:
  • Links to online reserve readings
  • Links to information about any books on reserve for the course in a campus library
To find course reserves:
  • Login to MyUW portal:
  • Click on your Learning tab
  • Note that in your list of current courses, those with library reserves available contain a link for "library/reserve"
  • Click that link to go to your reserves

Materials are made available in print, audio-visual or electronic formats.