Steps to adding Direct Access Purchase Link-Ebooks

  1. Navigate to your course in Blackboard.

  2. On the upper right hand of the course, ensure that Edit Mode is On
  3. On the left-hand menu, select the plus (+) sign and create a new Content Area and name it Digital Textbook (Ensure link isn’t hidden to students by selecting ‘show link’)
    1. Faculty can chose to name their link- Purchase Access Code, Purchase eBook, eBook Link, etc.

4. At the top of the Content screen, find the Build Content dropdown. 

5. Select Course Materials from the dropdown

6. Enter the name of the tool as Digital Textbook**, then select Submit. The tool should now be ready for use!

7. Last step (optional)- Add our user to your roster as an instructor so we can verify set-up is correct. After we verify we’ll un-enroll ourselves. username: redshelf