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Course Readings in Canvas

Course Readings (Reserve Lists) in Canvas

In Canvas, students can access course resources with the Course Readings tool (formally known as Leganto). Instructors can add electronic articles, streaming media, digitized content, physical materials, and more into a single reading list so students can access all their course materials in one place. Instructors can also search the library's collection for books, articles and Open Educational Resources, which can then be added to reading lists; library staff can process reserve items efficiently; and students can access all course materials in one place and from any device. 

What would you like to do?

I want to... Here is how...

Put library items on physical reserve

Add items to your list and click on "Library Review" button when ready

Request digitization for print or media items

Add item to your list as above, then choose "Digitization request"
Use a list for more than one course Talk to your subject librarian 
Include items not held by the library  Click on "Blank Form" when adding items, enter information, and add files as needed
Curate library resources and open access content Explore using the Course Readings button in Library Search
Encourage student engagement with course content View analytics and the "eye" feature to monitor engagement
Embed links to resources in Canvas Talk to your subject librarian 
Explore other ways of using  Talk to your subject librarian

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Ben Hogben
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