The Blackboard building block called U of S Library Resources allows both instructors and students to access course reserves from within Blackboard. Access is provided to course reserves functions available through the full U of S Library Reserve system’s web interface.

Procedure:

  1. Within an area of your course materials, select Build Content > U of S Library Resources
  2. Choose Add Course Resource Page OR Add Course Reserves Page OR Add Article

Resource Page: Complete the Title, and Description of the Resource. This provides a link to the Library Research Guides allowing the user to search the guide from Blackboard

Course Reserves: Complete the Title, and Description of the Course Reserve. This provides a link to the Library Coures Reserves allowing the user to search the reserves for their course from Blackboard.

Article: Adding the Article link requires the instructor to supply the link to the article in DOI or URL format. Instructions for how to find links are provided at the top the the Add Article page within Blackboard.