What is read!t?
The new reading list management system read!t helps teachers compile clearly structured reading lists quickly and easily. read!t is accessed via LEARN and reading lists are linked to the online course catalog and course syllabi.
Why use read!t?
read!t makes it easier to check the library collection for titles on the reading list
read!t has multimedia features
read!t has a user-friendly interface and is intuitive to operate
Advantages for teachers
add titles to your reading lists quickly and easily
compile collaborative reading lists with other teachers
transfer reading lists from one semester to the next
Advantages for students
makes reading lists clear and easy to read
supports a chat function to talk about materials on the reading list
gives students rapid access to relevant literature, allowing them more time to actually study the content
read!t - key features
When will read!t be available?
We have been launching the pilot phase in selected courses in the 2020 summer semester. Since January 2021, lecturers and list creators have the opportunity to activate read!t directly via MyLEARN. Find out more about this feature here.
From winter semester 2022/23, read!t will replace the conventional way of publishing reading lists in the syllabus.
For a first impression, please visit the read!t portal: https://readit.wu.ac.at
If you are interested in using read!t in your courses or would like to find out more, please don’t hesitate to contact us:
Telephone: +43 1 31336 ext. 4488
These tutorials give you a short introduction about how to create a reading list and how to use the special features.
We offer online workshops for WU staff members.