Distance Education and Online Learning

This guide provides information that may be useful to students enrolled in distance education classes at the University of Arkansas

General Guidelines

Using Course Reserves

Linking Ebooks to your class

Permalinks - the Glue to Journal Articles

You can make persistent or durable links to specific journal articles or other items in many library databases. By placing these links in your course web page, your BlackBoard class, or on a reserves list, you can easily direct your students or other members of your research group to required or suggested readings.

Incorporating Open Access Books

Consider adopting or creating open education materials for your classroom  The guide below provides some links to collections of OERs that may be applicable. In addition to specific textbooks, you may find Open Access materials throughout OneSearch which can be linked to your course!

Finding Streaming Media