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Using Leganto: For Staff

Library Guide on how to use Leganto to create e-resource lists for subjects.

Adding an Item from Primo Search

To add a Primo Search item to your Reading List ...

  • Click on the '+' button (Add Citation) that appears at the top right of the list.

 

  • This opens up Primo Search in the Leganto platform. Use the Search box to search for your item.

 

 

  • At the search results, you can drag and drop the record into your Reading List, OR click on a record and choose the section you want to add it to.
  • Select the Add to List option and click on Add: your reading will be added to your Reading List.

 

  • The reading will now appear in the Reading List in the Module or section you have chosen.

 

In the reading list, the View online link should take the user to the actual online item. If the item is available in more than one source (eg. in multiple databases) the link will go to the Primo Search record, from where the user can choose an online source.

Adding an eReserve Reading From Primo Search

To add an existing eReserve reading from Primo Search ...

  • Start by clicking on the '+' button (Add Citation).
  • In the Primo Search tab, change the Search All to eReserve & Reserve. This will search only for eReserve and Reserve items.

 

  • You can find eReserve and Reserve items by their subject code. Enter the subject code - eg LAW112 - and click on the Search button.
  • You will be shown the current eReserve and Reserve readings for that subject.
  • You can drag and drop the readings into your Reading List OR click on a record and choose the section you want to add it to.

  • Select the Add to List option and click on Add: your reading will be added to your Reading List.