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Resources by Document Type - Textbooks, Course Notes, Quizzes and Exams > Textbooks

Research tips and resources to access textbooks, course notes, tests and exams from previous years

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Bibliothèque - Polytechnique Montréal
2500, chemin de Polytechnique
Montréal (Québec) H3T 1J4
Pavillon Lassonde, 7e étage
(514) 340-4666

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To obtain the current list of mandatory and recommended textbooks and course notes for a particular course, please refer to the guide Manuels de cours, quiz et examens (in French).

Finding textbooks

To find a textbook, do a search by course number or name in the Course Reserve through Sofia, our discovery tool. The Course Reserve, located behind the library’s Circulation Desk, is where professors leave mandatory documents or those judged pertinent for a given course.

If the textbook you’re looking for is not in the Reserve, you can also:

Find a course code

You don't know your Course Code or Name? You can find it in the Répertoire des cours et horaires (Course and Schedule Directory, in French only).

Find the following word(s)


Course Reserve List

Professors and lecturers leave optional and mandatory documents for their courses at the Course Reserve, located behind the Loan Desk of the Library. You can access the list of reserve items available at the Library for a particular course using its Code or Name.

Find the following course or instructor


Document Types

Click on the following link to view the complete list of document types.

Need Some Help?

Don't hesitate to contact our Reference Desk.

514-340-4711 extension 4665