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Linking Library Resources into Blackboard: NewsBank

Populate Blackboard courses with a variety of Licensed Library Databases.


NewsBank linking graphicNewsBank provides full-text content (but not full-image) from hundreds of newspapers and newswires, including the Grand Rapids Press and the Detroit News.


Article Links: Select and view the full-text article from a NewsBank newspaper. Hover your mouse over the paperclip icon to [Copy Link] and a permalink box opens with the URL you need to link to the article.  The URL begins with GRCC's http://0- prefix. Click [Copy] and then paste the link into your Blackboard.


(tab last updated 6/14/2018)