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Electronic Reserves and Reading Lists: Overview

Announcement Regarding Electronic Reserves and Reading Lists

Foley Library will be ending its subscription to the Electronic Reserves and Reading lists with Leganto system as of June 1st, 2022. Current reading lists will remain active through Spring Semester 2022. Instructions for exporting your list on your own will be forthcoming. Current and past reading lists can also be exported and made available to faculty upon request. Please email Molly McFadden to obtain a listing of your resources from Electronic Reserves and Reading Lists. For assistance transitioning an exported link list into the campus LMS contact



Connecting instructors, students, and librarians with resources across campus!

Faculty have options for creating E-Reserve reading lists:

Concierge Service Self Service Partner

Submit a Course Reserves request to have the
library create and manage your e-reserves list

Use the instructions in this guide to create your own course list Contact a librarian to collaborate on a list

Electronic Reserves & Reading Lists with Leganto helps instructors, students, and librarians collaborate to create dynamic, interactive resource pages all in one place.

  • Link dynamic lists of resources to Blackboard courses
  • Create stand-alone lists to share
  • Live time availability information for any Gonzaga library resource
  • Easy access to database content
  • Add online content to the list
  • Usage statistics available
  • Students and instructors can develop their own personal resource collection
Course Reserve Overview

For general information on physical and electronic course reserves.

Access Your Account

Log in directly

All Gonzaga students and employees have accounts that can be accessed directly from this link: Electronic Reserves & Reading Lists with Leganto using their Gonzaga usernames and passwords to login.

Through Blackboard

Instructors can add a tool link in Blackboard courses to display lists associated with that particular course. Once in the Reading Lists program, access to the user's personal account is available as well.


Support for Reading Lists

Foley Library is pleased to offer Electronic Reserves and Reading Lists with Leganto, a product for faculty and students linking library and web resources directly to courses.

We are here to help faculty, staff, and students who want to learn more. Explore this LibGuide, chat with a Librarian, or email us for one-on-one assistance or training.

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New Features in Reading Lists