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Library widget for Moodle

Add a Library Widget to your courses to help your students easily locate high-quality resources from the Lane Library.

  1. Navigate to the course for which you would like to add a library widget
  2. Turn on Edit Mode at the top right of the screen.
  3. Open the block drawer on the left side of the screen if it is not already open.
  4. Click "Add a Block"
  5. Scroll to the bottom of the list and choose "Text"
  6. Locate the (new text block) at the bottom of the block drawer.
  7. Click the gear icon and choose "configure (new text block) block"
  8. Set the "Text Box Title" to "Lane Library"
Screenshot of Moodle editing tools
  1.  In the Content box, click the first down arrow icon. This will show a second set of icons. In the second set of icons, click the </> icon.
  2. Erase the content of the Content box and replace it with the following:

    style="border: none; width: 235px; height: 340px; frameborder: 0;" 
  3. Click "Where this block appears" and choose the appropriate option in the "Display on page types" dropdown. 
  4. Save changes and check to see that the block displays correctly.