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Integrating Library Resources into Canvas

American History in Video

Linking to a Video

Linking to a video

1. From your search results, click on the video title


2. When the video appears, click on the "Share" link at the top of the screen

3.  Click on "copy LTI Launch URL  to link to a vide.

You DO need to include the proxy prefix. It is already included in the URL.

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

Embedding a video

1, Click on the Copy Embed Code  button.

<iframe src="" width="640" height="390" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>


Browser security options and playing embedded videos in Blackboard

Google Chrome:

  1. Click on the shield icon to the right of the Google Chrome URL address box.
  2. When the following message appears, Insecure content blocked - This page is trying to load scripts from unauthenticated sources, click on Load unsafe scripts.







Internet Explorer:

  1. From the Only secure content is displayed message on the bottom on the screen, click on Show all content.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Click on the lock icon to the left of the Firefox URL address box.
  2. When a Secure Connection message appears, Firefox has blocked parts of this page that are not secure, click on the right hand arrow.
  3. When the next Secure Connection message appears, click on the Disable protection for now button.


Login to view an embedded American History in Video clip in Canvas

1. Scroll down the Welcome to Alexander Street window.Community College

2. When the Matching customers menu appears, select Tidewater CC then click on the AUTHORIZE AS SELECTED CUSTOMER button

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