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Course Reserves - Instructor Manual

A basic how-to guide for Ares, our new Course Reserves system

Placing Items on Reserve

Once you log on to Course Reserves you will see your customized homepage which displays both the general menu as well as a detailed description of the courses you are currently teaching, including the number of items you have on reserve for a given course.

In order to place an item on reserve, you must first select the course you wish to add the item to by clicking “Course Home” on one of your current courses. 

To place reserves for future courses, choose “Current and Upcoming Courses” from the side menu, select the correct future course, and then click on “Course Home.” 

NOTE: if you believe that a course is missing from the available list, please contact Also note that courses for future semesters will be available once the semester timetable is finalized. 


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