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Readings Online User Guide

Guide for academic staff using Readings Online. Please contact the Readings Online team for more details.
Overview of the set up process

In Canvas you will find a link to Readings Online in the subject navigation menu.

Getting started 

  1. If this is the first instance that Readings Online has been used for the subject, complete the Welcome to eReserve set up process listed below and then see the instructions for creating a list 
  2. If the subject has used Readings Online in a previous teaching period, see the instructions for rolling over a reading list 
1. Set up process for subjects that haven't previously used Readings Online

1. Open the Readings Online link in your left hand Canvas subject navigation menu.

Readings Online uses the eReserve platform, first time users will need to enter some preliminary information.

2. Complete the Welcome to eReserve section.

  • Select your Faculty/School from the School drop down menu
  • select your citation style from the drop-down menu



3. Click on Update to save your selection and open your Readings Online library.


Readings Online (eReserve) is now linked to your LMS subject. 

  • Click on 'Reading lists' to add readings See the instructions for adding a list
  • Click on 'Unit Settings' to make changes to either faculty or citation style.
  • Click on 'Back to Course' to return to the LMS