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How do I add an item to a reading list?

These instructions assume you have already logged in to D2L and entered the course in which you wish to work.

  1. Navigate within the course to the location of the reading list link.
  2. Click the reading list link.
  3. If a "Click for Readings" button appears, click that button.
  4. In the Search page that opens in a new window or tab:
    1. Use the Basic Search box to search by keyword, author, or title for the first item for your reading list.
    2. (optional) Use the Sort drop-down menu to sort your search results by relevance or age.
    3. (optional) Use the "Limit your results" controls to include only certain types of items in your search results.
    4. (optional) Use the source type, subject, publisher, publication, language, geography, or content provider controls to filter your search results.
    5. Locate within your search results the item you wish to add to your reading list.
    6. Click the "Add to Reading List" button for the item you wish to add to your reading list.
    7. (optional) If you wish to add additional items to the reading list:
      • Locate and click the "Add to Reading List" button for each additional item you wish to add.
      • Use the search box near the top of the page to search for additional items by keyword, author, or title.
  5. Click the "See Current Reading List" link near the top of the page.
  6. Return to D2L by closing the Search window or tab.
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