Internal Readers

Adding and Handling Internal Readers

If you have patron or student who cannot or will not participate in your reading programs via the mobile app, you can create them as an Internal Reader.

An internal reader will be completely managed by the Reading Program Organizer (RPO), they will not have access to their Reader Zone account or data through the app or the website.  The RPO will be responsible to add the reader to appropriate groups or activities and make reading entries on their behalf.

To add an Internal Reader, do the following:

1. Visit the "Invite Readers" area of the dashboard.

2. Click the "Add Reader" button.

3. Within the "Role" drop-down menu, select "Internal Reader"

  1. You will see the Email Address field change to a First Name and Last Name fields.
  2. Enter the Reader's fist and last name.
  3. Select the Reading Program and Group or Activity that the reader with which will participate.
  4. You can add more than one reader by clicking the "Add Reader" button again.
  5. Once you have all your reader(s) added, click the "Send All Invites" button at the bottom of the page. This will place the reader in the program and group you designated.

With the new reader in you account, you can make a reading entry for the reader any time by clicking the "Add Entry" button on the reader's individual page or the reading group or activity screen.

Internal Readers can be added to, removed from other reading programs and groups/activities as needed. On the dashboard, Internal Readers are listed as "Participants".

Data for Internal readers will aggregate just like any other reader type.