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Library Resources for Course Developers

Enhance your online course by integrating articles, books, videos, and more.

SCOE Library Liaison

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Laura Thompson
National University Library
9393 Lightwave Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 541-7947


Welcome to the library resource guide for Course Developers. Find relevant journal articles, books, and more that you can include in your Blackboard class.

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Enhance Your Course with Library Resources

Blackboard logoIntegrating links to library resources within your Blackboard course is a great way to encourage students to use the high quality information sources offered by the Library. As a course developer, you can link directly to specific library resources within the pages you create in Blackboard. This is ideal when you would like all students to read a particular article or watch a video from a database. This guide explains how to find resources and add them to your course:

Why Integrate Library Resources into Blackboard?

Benefits of integrating library resources into your course:

  • Eliminate Copyright compliance worries since access is covered in the Library’s database contracts
  • Acquaint students with professional literature in their field sooner
  • Model academic research behavior for your students’ own research
  • Provide learning content 24/7!
  • Get assistance in linking from your library liaison