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Leganto Reading Lists: Create a Reading List

Use this guide to create reading lists via Leganto

First: Create Reading List "External tool" in Moodle

Before working in Leganto, en external tool must be added to your course page in Moodle.

In Moodle, please go to a specific course page and click the "Turn editing on" button


Click "Add and activity or resource"


Click "External tool" and "Add"


Activity name: The name of the link that will be visible for students
External tool type: Select "Reading List"
Click "Show More" and Launch container​: Select "New Window" for opening Leganto in New Window, select "Embed, without blocks" for opening Leganto in the same Moodle Window

Click "Save and return to course"


The link is created and should be visible in the course

Getting Started

For overviewing the set up procedures of Reading Lists, please watch the following video.

Click "Edit" for editing the general course information


You can add the course description, course period and upload the syllabus file for students' references