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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 the Wall Street Journal

Follow these steps to create persistent links to articles in the Wall Street Journal database:

  1. Open the Wall Street Journal from the Library Databases page.
  2. Search for an article.
  3. Click on the Cite icon on the right side of the screen.
  4. Copy the URL in the pop up box. The URL includes the Blume Library remote access prefix. 
  5. Paste the URL in your Blackboard course, email message, online syllabus, etc.

Example Persistent Link:

http://blume.stmarytx.edu:2048/login?url=https://search.proquest.com/docview/1967749572?accountid=7076

image of persistent link in the Wall Street Journal database