ResourceLists@Bham is the University’s reading list system, making access to the resources you need for your modules much easier. This guide shows you how to make the most of your lists. It also shows you how to expand your information finding skills and widen your reading for when you need to do your own research. Use the index on the right to find your way around all the aspects of managing and staying on top of your reading.
In many cases your Tutors will have embedded the list into your Canvas module, but you can also find your lists by going to the Resourcelist@Bham homepage
Log in using your University of Birmingham ID and password in order to be able to annotate your lists.
Search for the name of your module or lecturer in the search box to find your resource list.
Please let us know if a resource list for your module is not on the system by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watch this video or read the notes below to find your way around your resource lists:
Use the Table of Contents to navigate your way around the list
Use the filters to select a specific type of resource, for example, 'essential videos'
Choose your preferred citation style but be aware that in some cases the style might not match the version of the style used here at the University of Birmingham so always take care to proofread your references.
Click on the title of a book to see how many print copies there are and where they are. If the book is available as an ebook use the View Online button to open it.
Click on the three dots and choose from the following options:
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“It's easier to view readings on a lecture by lecture basis. I found it very useful – I like how it enables you to select the reading status of each material.”
Undergraduate, Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences.
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