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Course Reserves - Library Reading Lists

Learn about the Library Reading List tool, how it integrates with Brightspace, and how you can create your own.

What are Library Reading Lists?

Library Reading Lists are an online application that supports the creating and managing of course reading within Brightspace. Watch the video from Ex Libris about Library Reading Lists (Leganto) to learn more!

Library Reading Lists

Instructors are encouraged to take advantage of our new Library Reading List tool for course reserves (example below), integrated with Brightspace. We are able to provide electronic reserves and physical reserves starting in Fall 2021. Our priority is to provide DRM Free electronic materials. We will purchase print materials if electronic is not available. 

All Library Reading Lists are subject to copyright (see copyright tab for more information).

Getting Started

To get started, you can select Step 1 Add a Module and start from there. You can also email your resource list to Please include the semester, course name, and instructor's name. Please send any questions to

Example of a Library Reading List

Screenshot of a Library Reading List