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Integrating Search Widgets into Course Web Sites: SJO

Provides instructions for inserting widgets for searching library research databases and catalogues into Blackboard or other course web sites.

Search Banners


Not all database vendors have search box widgets which will allow off campus access.


 An alternative is to use their Search Banners to direct students to a database.


Sage Journals Online – SAGE publishes more than 520 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. This is a great starting place for academic research.



Code to copy and paste into Blackboard:

Banner 1:

<p><a target="_blank" href="">
<img height="60" alt="" src="" width="500" border="0"></a></p>

Banner 2:

<p><a target="_blank" href=""><img src="" alt="" width="220" height="40" border="0"></a></p>

Banner 3:

 <p><a target="_blank" href=""><img border="0" width="170" src="" height="60"></a></p>


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