Request item from the Research Reserve

This form is now to be used only to request items which don't appear on the main catalogue or for the use of external users of the library.

To request other items, please use the 'Reserve a copy or request from the Research Reserve' option next to your chosen item in Library Search.

University of Bristol Library members (information for non-members) may use this form to request an item from the Research Reserve. Items will normally be available within 3-5 working days and can be collected from the University library you specify below. An email will be sent to your University email address when the item is ready for collection. You can return the item to any of our staffed libraries.

Please complete all asterisked (*) fields. [External users should enter 'N/A' under UoB username].

Information about you
I want to request.. a Book
Book details
eg Store 176392 - see below for instructions on finding this


a Journal / Serial

Journal / Serial details
eg Serial Store 4076 - see below for instructions on finding this
Collection details

Where do I find the location/ classmark and whether the item is available?

In the results page of Library Search, items which can be requested using this form will show the location as 'Available at Research Reserve'. The classmark (eg Store 176392 for books, or Serial Store 4076 for journals) will be displayed in brackets underneath the details of the item you are interested in. To check whether the item is available use the Locations/Availability link.