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Getting Started: Information Research Tips

Introductory help in learning how to identify, locate, evaluate, and use information effectively and ethically for research assignments.

Course Reserves

The Course Reserves tab in the UCLA Library Catalog lists all materials placed on reserve by instructors in the Arts, Biomedical, College, East Asian, Management, Music, Research, and Science and Engineering libraries, including:

  • Library-owned materials (books, compact disks, video, etc.)
  • Instructors’ personal copies of materials
  • Electronic documents (articles from online journals, scanned versions of print documents, sound recordings, images, and Web pages)

Course lists from this tab show the circulation status of library-owned materials and instructors’ personal copies.