The Library uses the Talis Aspire platform to manage reading lists for students:

Benefits for your students

  • Easy and effective way to find and access subject resources
  • Direct list access from LMS via the “Library & study resources” block or through an embedded link in the LMS
  • Students can also search for and access lists via the Reading lists link on the Library web page

Benefits for teaching staff

  • Self-publish your list to make it available immediately
  • Control the creation of your subject's list and easily add resources to it by directly bookmarking using the 'drag and drop' interface
  • View analytics on student use of resources
  • Direct communication with the Library for ordering, digitising and placing resources in high demand collections
  • Can help to ensure copyright compliance

How the library can help

  • Advise on relevant resources
  • Embedding a reading list in LMS
  • Support formatting and troubleshooting
  • Purchase new and additional resources
  • Manage copyright and licensing agreement requirements
  • Digitise chapters and articles, in accordance with copyright regulations
  • Place relevant resources in high demand collections and monitor usage to ensure equitable access for students

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