Get Started

Log in to your WRL account

Click on Log in and if prompted enter your University of Waikato username and password.

Create your profile

You only need to create your profile once.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Log In.
  3. Click Create Profile.
  4. Fill in the details.
  5. Click Save.

Find your list

  1. Go to your profile by clicking your name and View profile (you may need to log in first).
  2. Click on the tab My invites.
  3. Under actions, click the vertical ellipsis and Accept invite.
  4. If there are no invitations, ask your Academic Liaison Librarian to create a list and invite you.
  5. You can now locate your list(s) by clicking My Lists

Install the bookmark button

You will need to install the bookmark button on your browser to bookmark resources. Bookmarking records the details of resources which can then be added to your lists. You will need to do this once for each computer/browser that you use.

  1. Make sure the bookmarks/favourites toolbar is showing on your browser.
  2. Click My Bookmarks then Install Bookmark Button (top right).
  3. Click Next.
  4. Click and drag the Add to My Bookmarks box to your favourites toolbar.
  5. The bookmark will appear as Add to My Bookmarks in your toolbar.
Add Bookmarks to favourites bar

See the guide, Waikato Reading Lists: For Staff for further information.