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Embedding a Film in Blackboard

1). To link to a film or film clip in Blackboard, click on the Share link and click on Embed.  Copy the code in the Embed this Video box.  .  The code has the library proxy embedded into it so users will be able to access the film off-campus by entering their FSU credentials. 

Share link highlighted

embed and embed code appear


2). Go to Blackboard and under Course Documents, click on item. 

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3). Title the film and click on the HTML button to toggle to the text editor.  Enter the embed code and  click on Update. Click on Submit.

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embed code pasted into html text editor



4). The film is embedded into the document. Users can click on the link to go to the Kanopy site to view the film.

Film is embedded into the document