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Linking to Library Resources in Blackboard

This faculty-oriented guide provides directions on how to link to library online resources in your Blackboard course. It includes detailed directions on how to create persistent links to content in the library's article databases.

Persistent Linking Instructions for Project Muse

Follow these steps to create persistent links to articles in Project Muse:

  1. Open Project Muse from the Library Databases page.
  2. Search for your topic.  Find an article in the search results that you want to use.
  3. Right-click either "HTML Version" or "PDF Version" links and copy the link.
  4. Paste the Project Muse link in a text editor.
  5. Add the remote access prefix (http://blume.stmarytx.edu:2048/login?url=) before the Project Muse URL.
  6. Paste the full URL  (prefix plus database URL) in your Blackboard course, email message, online syllabus, etc.

Example Persistent Link:
http://blume.stmarytx.edu:2048/login?url=http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/eire-ireland/v041/41.1wills.pdf

Project Muse persistent link