Print reserves are requested by the faculty only. These items are located behind the Access Services desk, or Circulation desk and are available for checkout with a GWID card. These items include books and copyright-approved photocopies, bound journals (personal copies only) and exam.

How to Request Print Reserves

  1. Complete and submit the reserve request form.
  2. Send a list of students needing to access these items to the following email address:
    The list should include your students' first and last name, their GWID numbers and the course name and number.
  3. Once your items are placed on reserve, you will receive a confirmation email.
  4. We will create your Electronic Reserves section, if necessary.

Contact Himmelfarb Reserves

Himmelfarb Library
Reserves Department

The George Washington University