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Readings Online User Guide

Guide for academic staff using Readings Online.



Readings Online is a tool which allows teaching staff to create and manage reading lists in the Canvas LMS.

How does this guide work?

This guide is for teaching staff. For student support visit LMS Support for students.

5 steps for new users

If you are new to Readings Online you may like to follow the 5 steps

Full list of instructions

You can also go directly to the following individual instructions found on this guide.

Setup Canvas

Linking Readings Online to Canvas for the first time

Create/rollover a reading list

Create a reading list

Rollover a reading list

Add readings

Add readings by searching

Add readings using reference management software

Add readings manually

Manage readings

View readings status

Organise into folders

Change availability of readings

View reader statistics

Export reading list

Work with Canvas

Link to a reading in Canvas

Remove a reading in Canvas