Tips for Using Web Reserve Forms

Microsoft Word Documents (".doc" files)

  • Netscape users, click on the link, then choose "Save File..." Internet Explorer users, right-click on the link and choose "Save Target As..."
  • Save the file to your documents directory, typically c:\program files\Microsoft Office\.
  • Run Word.
  • Choose New... from the file menu (do not use the New File button).
  • Double-click on the document that you saved.
  • Fill in applicable fields; save your work often.

Adobe Acrobat (".pdf" files)

  • This form requires the Acrobat Reader software. You may download a free copy of the Acrobat Reader from Adobe
  • Print a copy of the Reserve Request Form.
  • Fill in the information on the form by typing or printing it.
  • Photocopy for your records and send the original to the library with the item to be placed on reserve.
  • It is not possible to fill in the data on the pdf file. If you wish to keep your data electronically, it is recommended that you use the Word document files instead.