Note: You can only create a profile for yourself, as it is linked to your login. If you are creating lists on behalf of other staff you will each need a profile, see this FAQ for how to assign an owner to your list.
1. Click login.You may be asked for your JCU UserID and password
2. Create a profile (first time users only)
i. Select Create a profile from the top menu bar
ii. Enter your name, email address, description (academic) and main discipline*
iii. Choose My profile is public under Privacy so students can search and find your lists
iv. Save profile
All JCU academic staff automatically have the role of List Publisher allowing them to Create lists.
However, you can only edit and publish a list created by someone else through invitations.
Inviting List Publishers:
From the Main/Student view of your list select the Edit drop down menu and 'Invite list publishers'
Complete the invitation form entering one or more JCU email addresses and editing the message if required.
Accepting an invitation:
You do need a profile to get started with Readings. The following assumes you have either accepted an invitation by email, or gone straight to the the site and followed the steps in 'Create a profile'.
There are further invitations that will be sent to you regarding the role of either being the owner, or publisher of a list, or lists.
All invitations are emailed to you, however logging in directly and accepting roles achieves the same thing as clicking on the invitation in the email.
The relevant part of this video explaining how to setup your profile starts at 2.00 minutes in.
This video is captioned. Click the CC icon under the video to display captions.
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