This article will give you instructions on how to configure email alerts for a SharePoint library/list to be sent to a distribution list.

  1. Log in to HostPilotĀ® Control Panel and navigate to Services > Distribution lists.
  2. Create a new distribution list and add members to it.
    Read the Knowledge Base article on How do I create a Distribution List in Exchange for more information.
  3. Log in to your SharePoint site and navigate to Settings > Site Settings > Site Permissions:

    Site Permissions
  4. Add this distribution list to the site as a member of an existing SharePoint permission group or create a new group for it:
    Read the Knowledge Base article on How do I create users for the Sharepoint 2013 site assotiated with my Exchange Account? for more information. 
    Permissions level: at least, Read permissions.
  5. Navigate to the library or list and click Library/List > Alert me > Set alert on this library/list under Share & Track section:
    Set Alert On This List
  6. Add the distribution list in the field Send alerts to:
    Send Alerts To
  7. Specify other settings and click OK.
  8. The alerts now will be sent to the members of this distribution list.