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Library Resources for Online Classes: Embed Subject Databases

Embedding Subject-Specific Databases into Moodle/Canvas or Web Page

Follow these instructions to embed a dynamic javascript widget into the HTML source code  of your Moodle page or other web page:

  1. Select a subject under "Databases by Subject" on the Databases page. On the right-hand side of the subject page, select "Embed Subject on an External Website."
  2. Using the "Display Options" box on the left-hand side of the screen, choose how you want the subject databases to look.
  3. Choose the "Refresh" button after making your selections to see how the databases will display on your page.
  4. Under "Include Options," copy the code in the "Javascript Widget" box and paste it into your web page or Moodle/Canvas page.
  5. Save your Moodle/Canvas page or web page after copying the code.