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Course Reserves at the SMU Libraries

  1. The libraries put a single copy of required texts on reserve.
  2. For texts to be available at the start of a semester, faculty must submit to the Bookstore at least six weeks before the semester begins. 
  3. For questions about course reserves, please contact us via Ask a Librarian.

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Clinical Skills combines a powerful skills and procedures reference product with convenient competency management system functionality to form one comprehensive resource for nurses and other health professionals.

If you've been assigned tests for your course, login using the username and password provided by your instructor (hint: different than your SMU credentials). 

Recommended Browsers for Clinical Skills: Google Chrome or The Edge. If you get an error message when logging into Clinical Skills: Clear your browser’s cache and cookies, Reboot your computer or If you continue to get an error message, contact Juana Moreno or call 510-879-9200 ext. 7369.

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  • Students may submit a total of 20 requests per semester, with five active requests at a time
  • After the first 20 requests, each additional request will incur a $2 fee
  • Exceptions will be made for students working on synthesis and thesis assignments

Please check OneSearch first before submitting an article or book request.

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