Readings online

The Readings Online service provides access to online reading lists from your subject in the Learning Management System (LMS), e.g. journal articles, book sections, conference papers, images, etc.

Guides for staff are available from Readings Online Information for Staff


Readings Online links in the LMS
Following the June LMS upgrade existing Readings Online links have been updated to meet new LMS requirements where possible.
If you have problems with a Readings Online link in the LMS please contact the Readings Online team at with details of the issue.

Safari web browser and Readings Online
The Readings Online service requires the latest version of the Safari web browser for Readings Online links in LMS subject pages to connect to readings collections.

Accessing Readings Online

If readings for a subject have been placed online, they will be available through the LMS.

  1. Log in to the LMS and open your subject
  2. Find and click on the Readings Online link on the Subject menu or the Readings Online link link from a content page
  3. The relevant subject readings will be available to view or download


Readings Online supports access to published content under the provisions of the Copyright Act Australia that allow material to be used for teaching.  Content is reviewed by the Readings Online staff to ensure compliance with the Act.

For more information on using copyrighted material for teaching, refer to the Copyright Office.

Getting help

If you need further assistance, please email us at