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Blackboard is the University of Otago’s  Learning Management System, these instructions assume you already have a paper (or more) on Blackboard.

Create an External Link to your Blogging website

  1. Log into Blackboard and go to your paper
  2. Go to the content area that you want to add the link to (you may even want to create a new content area) – for example, Course Documents.
  3. Click the Build Content button and select URL
  4. Give the link a name – for example, “Research Blog”.
  5. Paste the url in the “url” box:
  6. Type any additional instructions in the “text” box: for example, “You will need to log in with your university username and password”.
  7. Click Submit at the bottom of the page.