Course collection resources can be borrowed overnight and are due back the next day before 11 am
What can I borrow and for how long?
Where do I return Library & Learning Commons items?
What if I return a Course Collection item late?
If you do not return Course Collection items on time, your Library card will be blocked for one week. This means you will be prevented from borrowing or renewing any material from any of the University Library sites.
If you have any problems in returning a Course Collection item on time please contact staff at the Library & Learning Commons immediately.
To view all items for a specific unit / course you should:
This will produce a list of all the items (physical and online stock) held for that course.
Accessing stock available online
Stock available online will have [electronic resource] after the title.
Select the item you wish to access.
To view or download the document, you will need to:
All documents are pdf files. How these are accessed varies according to your browser.
Accessing print stock
From your search results list, selecting an item which is part of our print collection within a library will display the copy details of that item including:
You will need to login to the University network through the Southampton Virtual Environment (SVE) service.
Alternatively, you can download and save these documents whilst on campus, for access off campus.
Make your own reservation using the self-service reservation option on WebCat, where reservations can be made for any time throughout the day.
Library staff will be happy to show you how to make a self-service reservation : self-service reservations placed on WebCat should be collected from the open shelves.
Library & Learning Commons Help & Information desk
Speak to staff at the Help and Information desk and we can make a reservation on your behalf, reservation time : 10.00-11.00 Monday to Friday.
You will need your University ID card and details of the item you wish to reserve : staff made reservations will be collected on your behalf and will be held behind the loans desk for the reservation period, 10.00-11.00.