Lewis Library - Services

Lewis Science Library


Lewis Library provides a variety of services to its patrons, including in person and online reference assistance, circulation, print and electronic course reserves, interlibrary loan/document delivery, carrels, group study rooms, lockers, and tours of the library for our patrons and visitors. 


Course Reserves

For Students

Books on reserve in the Lewis Library are available from the Circulation Desk, 1st floor. Ask for them by Call Number found in the Library catalogReserve books circulate for 3 hours. 

Online course reserves may be accessed via Blackboard and Canvas.

Engineering course reserves are available from the Engineering Library Circulation Desk, A-floor (Fine Hall Wing).

For Faculty

The Lewis Library processes course reserve requests for all science departments and programs. Faculty should submit course reserve requests via Canvas. For assistance and additional requests, please contact Lewis Reserves (lewisres@princeton.edu)


    • Computers
    • Electronic Classroom
    • Group Study Room
    • iPads
    • Photocopier
    • Printers (B&W)
    • Scanner
    • Study Carrels
    • Wi-Fi