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Integrating Library Resources into Blackboard: Gale

In Context Gale Databases

URL: http://library.vccs.edu/license-bin/linker.plx?gale

In Context Gale Databases include: Opposing Viewpoints In Context, Science In Context , U.S. History  In Context; and World History In Context.

  1. From your results list, click on the article title you wish to link from your Bb course.

  2. When the full article appears, click on the Bookmark link from the Tools menu on the right side of the screen.

  1. When the Bookmark window appears - highlight, copy, and paste the URL into your Bb course.  Make sure to highlight the whole URL.

    4. Add the following URL prefix in front of the Gale Bookmark:

    http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url= 

    Your final URL should look something like this - click on the url below to go to the article:

    http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url=http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/AcademicJournalsDetailsPage/
    AcademicJournalsDetailsWindow?displayGroupName=Journals&prodId=OVIC&action=e&windowstate=
    normal&catId=&documentId=GALE%7CA216682565&mode=view&userGroupName=viva2_jsrcc&jsid=
    0d6b94378041b5ee65cac4c665a678a6
      

    Other Gale Databases

    URL: http://library.vccs.edu/license-bin/linker.plx?gale

    Other Gale Databases include:  Gale Virtual Reference Library, Literature Resource Center, and MLA International Bibliography.

      1. From the results list, click on the article title you wish to link from your Bb course.

      2. When the full article appears, click on the Bookmark link from the menu near the top left side of the screen.

    • When the Bookmark window appears, highlight, copy, and paste the URL into your Bb course.  Make sure to highlight the whole URL.

    • Add the following URL prefix in front of the Gale Bookmark:

    http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url= 

    Your final URL should look something like this - click on the url below to go to the article:

    http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CH1420033955&v=2.1&u=viva2_jsrcc&it=r&p=LitRG&sw=whttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=
    GALE%7CH1420033955&v=2.1&u=viva2_jsrcc&it=r&p=LitRG&sw=w

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