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Using Library Resources in Brightspace

Creating Stable Links

Stable links are URL's for online library resources (i.e., journal articles, e-books. streaming media) that can safely be reused for off-campus access.

Use MSU Library's proxy prefix string at the beginning of your URL. This prompts users to log in to the Library's system with their NetID and passwords:

Your URL should look like this:

Journal articles, e-books, videos, and other library resources can all be easily embedded into your Brightspace/D2L course. For questions about stable links contact Hannah McKelvey, Electronic Resources Librarian for assistance.

Embedding Articles Using Library Links

Connecting Google Scholar to Brightspace

Embedding  or Linking Videos

Embedding eBooks into Brightspace