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Reading Lists Online: guide for academic staff

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Getting started

To get started using Reading Lists Online you first need to register with the system and then install the Talis extension on your web browser. See below for instructions.


How do I register?

Contact your Academic Librarian who will send you an email invitation to register.  During the registration process you will be asked to fill in a form like this to set up your profile. 

Talis registration page

How to install the Talis extension

Before you can add any resources to your reading lists you need to install the Talis extension on your web browser.

Details of how to do this are in the videos / written guides below. 

Instructional Videos

1. Using Chrome on a laptop

2. Using Edge on a laptop

3. Using Safari on an iPad

Written Guidance