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Linking Library Resources into Blackboard: Grand Rapids Press

Populate Blackboard courses with a variety of Licensed Library Databases.

Grand Rapids Press

Hint! Grand Rapids Press  is NOT searchable in OneSearch, so you will need to go to the database directly.

Grand Rapids Press started online in searchable database form in mid-July 2000. 

The Grand Rapids Press staff-produced material is covered (8/2019) under the Copyright Clearance Center's  RightFind Academic Licence. This permission extends to course packs.

In addition, GRCC faculty have blanket permission to scan Press articles older than those found online in the Grand Rapids Press database into Blackboard (or other password-protected learning environment) as long as the articles are credited as coming from the Press.GR Press blanket copyright permission Quality scanned copies of articles from older issues  on microfilm of the Grand Rapids Press are available in GRCC’s Library. Contact your library liaison for assistance.  A copy of the permission email is shown here and should be copied into your Blackboard as proof of copyright permission. This permission does not extend to print course packs.

Whichever permission source you use (CCC or editor email), affix a copy of the permission to the scanned document you are uploading into Blackboard - and add your preferred citation.