Creating Electronic Reading Lists


Course description

Course Overview


This short hands on course will give you the opportunity to learn how to use readinglists@Leicester to make electronic reading lists for your modules, and make them available in Blackboard.

Training Sessions can cover creating, editing, publishing and republishing lists.

Drop-in Sessions are an opportunity to ask questions and discuss specific needs related to your lists.


Drop-in Sessions

Come to the library to ask questions about your reading lists on:

  • Further dates to be scheduled.

(Note: Venue to be confirmed)


Training Sessions (for Staff)

If you want to learn how to make a reading list or edit an existing one, the following training session will help:

  • Further dates to be scheduled.

(Note: Venue to be confirmed)


Embedded Training Sessions (for Departments)

Embedded sessions are an opportunity to ask questions and discuss specific needs related to your lists and will be delivered within your own Department on request.

  • Further dates to be scheduled.

 (Note: Venue to be confirmed)


Training sessions - Updating Reading Lists

If you have a reading list already and want to know how to update and republish it for next academic year, the following training sessions will help:

  • Further dates to be scheduled.

 (Note: Venue to be confirmed)

What can I expect to cover?

Searching, bookmarking items and creating reading lists.

What will I get out of this course?

On completion of this course you will be able to use readinglists@Leicester to:

  • bookmark recommended readings
  • create reading lists
  • send recommendations to the library for order
Who is it for?

Academics who teach. 

Admin staff responsible for drawing up reading lists.

Participant preparation needed?

Pre-course preparation:

  1. Watch this introductory video  (lasts 10 minutes)
  2. Bring a reading list that you can make into an electronic reading list
Additional Information

Not applicable

What prior experience do I need?


Formal assessment



Andrew Dunn (Learning & Teaching Librarian) and Staff colleagues from the David Wilson Library.

Delegate places

Maximum 23 delegates
Minimum 10 delegates

How to make
your reservation

Reservations - 

Please contact to book a session.


About the workshop content or about the workshop arrangements:

Please contact the University of Leicester Library, tel: (116) 252 2043, e-mail  Address: University of Leicester Library, PO Box 248, University Road, Leicester, LE1 9QD

For Office Use Only

Course Code: SDCCT077


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Organisational Development,
Division of Human Resources,
University of Leicester,
Room 004, ground floor, Astley Clarke Building,
University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH





0116 252 5021