Reserve collections are high-use materials that must be requested at the front desk and circulate for a short time.
The library maintains a small collection of cameras and associated media equipment. Most of this material is under the ownership of the College of Arts & Sciences and supports classes in photography and journalism. Materials include DSLR cameras, lenses, lighting, mics, and camera supports.
Items set aside for the use of a particular class. These items often belong to the course instructor.
The library purchases a small percentage of the textbooks for classes during each semester.