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Creating a Reading List

The reading list system provides:

  • An intuitive system for academic staff to create reading lists
  • The ability for academics to easily place item and digitisation requests from within the reading list
  • The abilty to access and use NELSON pinned favourites directly from the reading list
  • Use item user metrics (aggregated), accessible to academic staff for their own module lists
  • Utilise the discussion function, enabling academics and students to have discussions and make comments about the content of specific resources.

Creating a reading list

You need to log in to create your reading list and enter your University Login details.

The first time you log in follow the instructions to add the Cite It! tool as this will be helpful later.

Select the +New list button to create a list. Give your list a title in the format of Module code and name, an optional description and click the Create button.

Create a new list and give it a name in the format of module code and name

You will now be prompted to select a template.