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Collections & Access (Luther Seminary): E-reserves

a guide to the collections at Luther Seminary


To access e-reserve readings you must be registered for the class. E-reserves for a particular class can be accessed through MyLutherNet or browsed by using this E-Reserves page.

Be sure to use your luthersem email account and password to access the readings. For further help on using your luthersem account, see the screenshot or video tutorials.

E-reserves are scanned as readable PDF files in a single-page format for optimization on personal devices and for those with textual disabilities. To conserve in any desired printing, you may want to adjust your print setting to 2-pages to a sheet. 

Fair Use & Copyright Terms

By accessing E-Reserves you accept these copyright terms and conditions: The library policy for print and electronic reserve reading is derived from the fair use provisions of United States Copyright Act of 1976. Section 107 of the Copyright Act permits the making of copies of published works for classroom use.Further reproduction, electronic transmission or distribution of this work is prohibited.

Sec. 107.Limitations on exclusive rights: Fair use

Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 106 and106A, the fair use of a copyrighted work, including such use by reproduction in copies or phonorecords or by any other means specified by that section, for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright.

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