Use the Reading Lists system to improve the student experience. Reading Lists allows students to have easy access to their course reading in a clear and consistent way.
Reading Lists is an online system that works within your VLE modules to create online reading lists for students.
Reading Lists are an important part of the student learning experience. It is a way to ensure consistency and equality of access to reading materials for students, and also the key way in which academic staff inform the Library about recommended reading for their modules.
We aim to work in partnership with academic staff to ensure that students can access the course reading they need.
We can help in a number of ways:
Whether you have inherited a list from a colleague or whether you are starting from scratch, reading lists are most helpful to students if they are:
See what our students think about Reading Lists
“It's connected to the library and I really like the essential/recommended tags” SPSW
“Easy format, clear distinction between essential and recommended reading” Politics
“It's a perfect electronic source connected to the library - easy to check and easy to find the sources required. Really fantastic.” Law
“It is easy to find a book that you need without having the trouble of struggling between different editions and so on.” History
“It saves so much time!” SPSW
“Linking to the library catalogue is brilliant” Archaeology