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Reading List Support Material: Adding a Digital Text

The bookmarklet tool

To add items to your reading list you will need to have bookmarklet tool installed. This will appear in your toolbar as or may already be there as

See the Getting Started page for instructions on how to do this and how to get permissions for editing your lists.

Adding a chapter if available in the library

1. If the item is already digitised locate it in Digital Texts

2. Open the item and copy the link 

3. Go to the library catalogue, find the book/journal that the digitised chapter/article is taken from and click on the title

4. Click 

Either use Method 1 or Method 2 to create your chapter information

5. Select web address from the 'Add field' drop down menu and paste in the link that you copied earlier from Digital Texts

6. Ensure the Online Resource box is ticked

7. Either which will add the bookmark straight to your list OR   simply click on and you can add it to the list at a later date


How to ask for an item to be digitised

If you would like pages, a chapter or an article adding to Digital Texts please see the tab entitled Digitisation Requests.

Useful tip!

If you don't see the bookmark you've created when you go into your reading list, click on the refresh button from your browser

Adding a book chapter if the book is not available in the library

If the chapter is available in Digitial Texts but the book is not stocked, simply find on Amazon, click on the book title and    from your favourites toolbar.

Follow steps 5 to 9 as adjacent

Adding a digitised journal article if the journal is not available in the library

If the article is available in Digital Texts but the journal is not stocked, you will need to add a manual bookmark.

1. Go to

2. Choose to Add a bookmark manually

3. Enter the details of the journal, e.g. title, ISSN

4. Then follow steps 5 to 9 as adjacent

Publishing and Reviewing

When you have finished any changes to your list please remember to click on

If you have any book order or digitisation requests please also click on