Bring the library to your students. Find information on how to add different library resources to your Blackboard course, like a library database or a link to a specific database article or video. You can even add a widget to our 24/7 Ask a Librarian chat service.
Add a Link in Bb to 24/7 'Ask a Librarian Chat' Service
Instructions on how to add a link in Blackboard to the library's 24/7 live chat service.
Convert a Library Resource URL for Off-Campus Access
Use this tool to convert many library resource links for off-campus access.
★ DO NOT convert links from Issues & Controversies, Films on Demand or EBSCO, Proquest and Gale databases. Each of these databases provide a permanent link within their platform. View this guide for more detailed information about permanent links and how to locate them from some of our most used databases.
Add a Library Database Link to Your Bb Course
Instructions on how to add a stable link to a library database that will work both and and off campus.
Add a Librarian to Your Bb Course
Instructions on how to add a librarian to your Blackboard course.
Blackboard Building Blocks (Safe Assign, Collaborate, Respondus)
Building Blocks are software and applications available to NOVA faculty and staff that facilitate and/ or expand Blackboard's capabilities.