Center for Technology Enhanced Learning

How to Embed Content in Blackboard Using iFrames

Our Blackboard configuration was recently changed so that you can now use iFrames to embed content. Right now, we are limited to only being able to embed YouTube Videos, UMS Google Apps and web content from all UMS campus websites, which includes libguides.com and campusguides.com. For example, you can emded USM's LibGuides in a content item in Blackboard by switching to the HTML mode in the text editor and pasting the following embed code: 

iFrame

The video below explains a new and easy way to embed YouTube videos and also how to use iFrames to embed a Google Drive presentation.

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