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Reading Lists Online: guide for academic staff

Frequently Asked Questions

Getting started

I've logged on to RLO but cannot make any changes.

Which web browser should I use?

Can I create a list if I haven't got a Module Code?

What name should I use when creating a reading list?

What do I put in the description for list name?

What do I have to call the sections of a list?

Can I use RLO on my iPad?

Adding items to my reading lists

Where should I look for resources?

Can I only add items available in the Library?

How does the Library decide how many copies should be in stock of items on my RLO?

I want all my students to read a specific chapter in a book, can this be added to RLO?

Editing and updating

How do I copy a reading list?

How often should I edit my list?

How do I change the name attached to a reading list?

I’ve received an email to say that my review is complete? What does this mean?

Student Engagement

How do I know if people are using my list?

Can I link my reading list through to Blackboard?