Ares Upgrade September 9

Ares will be unavailable starting at 9 a.m. on Wednesday September 9 due to software maintenance. Barring any unforeseen issues, full service will be restored on Thursday, September 10, 2020. We regret this inconvenience. Please email any questions to or call ext. 3413.

In the meantime, you may continue to submit course readings for the Fall term by emailing your list to

Why submit reading to the Reserves Team?

  • Quickly connects your MyLearningSpace course(s) to Ares.
  • Copyright is checked for you. Course readings reviewed for copyright compliance by Library reserve staff.
  • Cross-list your readings with another course or clone readings from a previous term.

Need help using Ares?

Would you or your department like a personalized training session once we are upgraded? Call Course Reserves at (ext. 3413) or email us at

In the faculty training, you will learn all the new features of Ares, learn how to renew previous course material and learn how to submit new materials and check their status online.


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