How Do I Add an E-reserve?

Valid for Moodle 2.8.  Updated on 7/23/2015.

Adding an E-Reserves allows you to create a link from your Moodle page to an item or items in the e-reserve system setup my the library.

  1. From your course page, turn editing on and go to the Topic or Week in which you want to add a resource.
  2. Click on the Add a resource drop-down box and select E-Reserve to get the e-reserve interface or select E-reserve from the activity chooser. The interface consist simply of a list of items in your e-reserves.

  3. Click the checkbox for all items you want to add at this point in your course.
  4. For the other sections (not show), see the pages on common resource options. Usually you will not need to change the defaults.
  5. Click one of the two Save buttons at the bottom.

E-reserves are added to a course through the course page on the Amherst College web site.  You can not add content to the e-reserve system directly from Moodle.