Course reserve collections

Important media for current courses may be set up in a course reserve collection. Course reserves can be set up physically in the library and/or made available as electronic semester collections via the Moodle learning platform.

Course reserve collections in Moodle

Electronic semester collections can be created and managed by teaching staff at the University of Erfurt via the Moodlelearning platform. In order to use this service, the course must be registered in Moodle. The activity „Course reserve collection“ can then be accessed via the „Add an activity or resource“ button.

With the activity „Course reserve collection“, literature can be made available digitally in the Moodle course room and/or physically in the library. The literature can be imported directly from the online catalogue, futher instructions are linked above the activity.

The library can also be requested from this Moodle activity to scan pages from publications and make them available digitally in Moodle. In compliance with copyright regulations (§ 60a UrhG), it is possible to scan up to 15 % of a publication and journal articles.


List (PDF) with links (OPAC and moodle)

Course reserve collections at the library

Regal mit einem Semesterapparat

Physical course reserve collections can be created using the application form (German only), which can be completed and sent to semapp.ub@uni-erfurt.deor dropped off at the service desk in the library.

The requested media will be provided on the 2nd floor of the library. These items have the status "Semesterapparat" and a two-digit number (e.g. SEM 25) on the Online-Catalogue / Discovery. All course colllections are located on the 2nd floor of the library. Media from a course reserve collection are not for loan. 


List (PDF) with links (OPAC and moodle)


Lending Services
Semester collections
(Erfurt University Library)