Center for Technology Enhanced Learning

Linking Ares Course Reserve to Blackboard

Note: if you need to to utilize this service, please contact williams@usm.maine.edu or reserves@usm.maine.edu with the Blackboard course ID.

  1. From the course control panel, expand Customization and select Tool Availability

    step 1
     
  2. Find the tool Ares Course Reserves and check the box under the Available column

    step 2
     
  3. Click the Submit button to enable the tool
  4. From the course menu, click on the “+” symbol in the upper left corner and select Tool Link

    step 4
     
  5. In the Name field, enter the proper electronic reserve course name
  6. From the Type drop-down selection, select Ares Course Reserves
  7. Check the box beside Available to Users and click Submit

    step 6
     
  8. The tool link will be created and placed at the bottom of the course menu

    step 8