Finding / Accessing Reserve Materials

There are two ways to get course reserve items:

  • physical copies of materials (books, textbooks, etc) from the Circulation Desk, or
  • electronic copies (e.g. PDFs) from PolyLearn.

Books, Textbooks and Other Physical Media

  1. Search PolyCAT
    Use your course number or your instructor's name to find out what materials are reserved for your class.
  2. Pick up at the Circulation Desk
    Course reserve materials are available for checkout at the Circulation desk with a valid Cal Poly I.D.

Electronic Reserves

  1. Access E-Reserves through PolyLearn.
  2. Need help?
    Check out our Help with Electronic Reserves in Polylearn page.