TextSelect Textbook Reserves Program

Note: this form is for students only. If you are a faculty member requesting a textbook for a class you are teaching, please use the Faculty Course Reserves Request form in your ILLiad account.

TextSelect is a project of the Mason Libraries to help address the cost of required textbooks. The Libraries collection now includes required textbooks for the following selected 100, 200, 300 & 400 level required courses:

  • Required General Education classes
  • Required School of Business classes
  • Required Conflict Resolution classes
  • Required Economics classes
  • Required Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Health and Nursing classes

TextSelect also includes selected textbooks under $50.00 as well as selected graduate-level textbooks in the class subject areas listed above. Textbooks may be placed on 2-hour reserve in the Gateway Librar, Fairfax Campus. Students can locate TextSelect textbooks in the Mason Catalog or in the Course Reserve Catalog.

If you would like us to purchase a textbook that does not fall under the parameters of the TextSelect program, please fill out the form below.



@gmu.edu or @masonlive.gmu.edu