I have a SP site which has a list and, I would like to add a clickable Read me document to the left pane under Recycle bin.

How can I do this?

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Follow below steps:

  1. Go to SharePoint default "Documents" (or any other) document library

  2. Upload a document in the document library whose link will be added in navigation

  3. Get the "direct link" to document using method explained at: How can I show a subfolder from another SharePoint site?

  4. Click on Edit link in left navigation (below "Shared with us" in image attached to your question)

  5. Hover on navigation below Recycle bin link and select +

  6. On the Add a link dialog box, Select Link and use direct link to document similar to this:

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  7. Select OK

Microsoft documentation: Customize the navigation on your SharePoint site

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