University of Texas at Arlington

Using Electronic Reserves

About Reserves

Using Electronic Reserves

E-Reserves are typically copies of chapters or journal articles that have been scanned and placed online for your course, at the request of your instructor. Your NetID and password will be required to obtain access to e-reserves for your course. Access permissions are given based upon enrollment in the course associated with the item you are trying to access. Most e-reserves readings are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

Access Electronic Reserves (E-Reserves)

  1. Go to the UT Arlington Library Catalog
  2. On the upper left hand corner click on "Course Reserves"
  3. Search for materials by instructor's name and/or course. Use the drop down arrow to select your course or search the instructor's name and/or course ID (NURS-5302 with hyphen) (NURS) or (5302).
  4. The system takes you to the reading list for that course.
  5. Click on the title of the article you want to view. Scroll down towards the middle of the page and click on “view full text”.
  6. The system will prompt you for your login credentials, you must enter your UTA NetID and password, in order to view the article and or chapter.

For more assistance with finding and access electronic reserves, try the online tutorial Using Course Reserves.