Linking to Library Resources: Blackboard Links

Library services and resources that may be helpful for instructors.

Library Links in Blackboard

 
How To Add Links to Blackboard
  • Add as URL= recommended
  • Add links to content areas = another option
  • Add citation information for articles – so if there’s an issue, librarians can help students access the library link
  • Add a link to Reference and Research Help http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/askalibrarian somewhere in your course, so if student have questions about accessing a library link, librarians can help them

 

Top 5 Library Links

1.      Your Library http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/library instructor image

2.      Reference and Research Help http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/askalibrarian

3.      Research Guides  for your course: see list http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/index.php

4.      Student Computer Help http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/technology/get-help 

5.      Databases publication, or article links

  • You can create reusable, stable links to library databases, articles, videos, or publications

  • Method, terminology and location varies depending on the database. AKA permalink, persistent link, bookmark, …

  • Usually Not the link in the browser address bar

  • If it doesn’t include madisoncollege in the url already, use our handy Madison College Libraries ezproxy URL/Link Creator

  • Help and Instructions: http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/linking


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