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Using Leganto: For Staff

Using the Cite It! tool for Webpage links & New Resources

Use the Cite It! tool to add a webpage or streamed video (i.e. YouTube video).

If the item is held by the Library, we recommend you use the instructions on the Use Primo Search page.

Add the Cite It! tool to your browser


1. Select your initials in the top, right corner of the Leganto platform.

Select Leganto Cite It!

2. Select the Cite It! icon.

Drag and drop the icon on your Bookmarks toolbar.

Using the Cite It! tool


1. Open the webpage you wish to add to the reading list. 
Make sure you are logged into Leganto. 


2. Select Cite It! 
Leganto will generate a new record in a popup window and will generally auto-populate the title and URL of the page. 

3. Edit the record.
Use the Type dropdown scope to select Website. It will often default to Other.

Add other details as required i.e. author, publication date etc. 



4. Select the reading list and section.
Select Add & Close.

The item will be added to your nominated reading list.

Use Cite It! to request new resources

Use the Cite It! tool with websites such as Amazon and Google Books to request new resources for the Library collection.

  1. Follow the steps in the Using the Cite It! Tool box above to add the resource to the reading list. 
  2. Select the ellipsis ( ... ) to the right of the record and select Send to Library
  3. When you send your reading list to the Library (see Publishing Your List), Library staff will process your request.

These titles will be appear in your reading list. If you would prefer they not appear in the reading list, use the Suggest New Material form to place the requests.