You may question whether or not the material you want to use is still under copyright protection, or in the public domain. Review these public domain charts or digital slide rule for published and unpublished copyright expiration dates. In general:
When looking for works in the public domain to add to your course syllabus or Blackboard, try the following:
Perform an “advanced book search” and limit your search to “full view only”.
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The Library has a number of online full text ebooks, ejournals and digital videos that can be linked on syllabi or in Blackboard. Visit the Library’s “Articles and More” webpage for a complete list of resources. Visit the Blackboard Linking webpage for instructions.
For more information on linking resources to courses, email Kim Fournier at email@example.com.