Reserves and Linking Library Resources in Blackboard

Linking a Periodical in ProQuest

1.  Using the Journals tab on the library website search for the journal you  want to link in Blackboard.

2.  From the result list, select the entry for the journal title, date range, and database you want.

3.  If you are not already logged into the library, log in with your Last Name and La Verne ID #.

4.  You will be taken into the database to the journal's publication page.  Verify that it is the journal title you want.  Copy the url from the browser's address bar.

5.  Go to Blackboard and paste the link into your selected content area.  See step by step instructions on linking in Blackboard.

Linking a Periodical in EbscoHost

1.  Using the Journals tab on the library website search for the journal you  want to link in Blackboard.

2.  From the result list, select the entry for the journal title, date range, and database you want.

3.  If you are not already logged into the library, log in with your Last Name and La Verne ID #.

4.  You will be taken into the database to the journal's publication page.  Verify that it is the journal title you want. 

5.  Click "Share" on the right hand side of the screen.  Then copy the permalink for the journal.  **The permalink allows continued access to the page, otherwise it will time out.

5.  Go to Blackboard and paste the link into your selected content area.  See step by step instructions on linking in Blackboard.

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Linking to specific journals or newspapers can be used in a variety of ways:

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