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Supporting Education at Cambridge

Reading Lists Group

Leads for Reading Lists Group

Lyn Bailey (Classics Library)

Daniele Campello (Geography Library)

Annie Gleeson (Churchill Library)

Group Aims

Cambridge University Libraries aim to work together to provide an unrivalled education and student experience.

  • Our students will have appropriate access to the print and digital materials they require for their studies in Cambridge
  • Students can locate the materials they need through online reading lists available via Moodle and iDiscover
  • We encourage students and teachers to recommend items to be purchased and they receive consistent support
  • Academics provide libraries with reading lists in a timely manner to ensure that materials are purchased in line with the reading lists framework

Supporting online learning and teaching

Cambridge University Libraries are supporting the changes to online teaching and learning. Information and case studies of good practice are available for library staff to explore.

Reading Lists

collections student reading on laptop

Activities for Reading Lists Group

Teaching Collections:  Activities
   Purchase of eresources for online learning during Coronavirus
   Student Book requesting system (see also Student Experience and Student Support)
   Reading Lists; moving lists to a new online system, Leganto
   Reading List Framework to create to assist the move to new systems
   Ebooks Advisory Group and LibGuide
   Alma Cataloguing Advisory Group (see Student Experience Group for borrowing policies)
   Bibliographic data enhancement project
   Diversification of book collections
   Resource Discovery for Teaching - including iDiscover, Dissertation Fair, Digital Library, etc
   Scan and Deliver Service (see Support Students Guide)
   Copyright Advisory Group 
   Inter-Library Loans and scan and deliver services (see Support Students Guide)
Seeley Library Book stacks Students working

Seeley Library

All photos on this guide are from Alice the Camera

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