What is the Print Reserves collection?

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  • Available at the Circulation Desk and in the Permanent Reserve Textbook Collection on a first come, first served basis
  • Only students with a currently-valid CUNY student ID (students from other CUNY schools may borrow material only during intersession at the discretion of Circulation Desk staff
    Loan period:
    • 2-hour (Reserve Loan) books: 1 book or 2 articles at a time, for a maximum of 2 hours, for use in the Library only (cannot be renewed)
    • 3-day Loan books: 3 days (cannot be renewed)
    • 14-day Loan books: 14 days (cannot be renewed)
  • Includes course textbooks and required reading materials
  • Items are removed from at the end of each semester (except 14-day Loan books) unless your professor notifies the Library
  • Please note:
    • Overdue fines are calculated by CUNY-wide policy at the rate of $0.10 per minute, 24 hours per day (maximum fine is $100.00)
    • Please allow time to return your item. Lines may form during busy times. It is the patron’s responsibility to return materials on time.