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NYU Classes website for providing training on using NYU Classes and information on linking to Library resources. The tabs above provide brief instructions for linking to different types of content within NYU Classes.
How do I create a reading list (with links to full text) in NYU Classes?
You need to generate persistent URLs for the articles & ebooks you want to include in the reading list, then you need to paste the persistent URLs into NYU Classes. (Why persistent URLs?)
A persistent URL is a link to licensed content made available through NYU Libraries' subscription services. Using a persistent URL ensures (1) that you're complying with copyright and (2) that you're providing students with a dependable link that you can reuse semester to semester. For more info about copyright/fair use issues, see Copyright and Course Content and Copyright Basics.
Where in NYU Classes can I paste the persistent URLs?
Anywhere you choose, but a suggested method is to create a Reading List subfolder within the Resources folder of NYU Classes. Here's how:
How do I create persistent URLs?
Each of the open textbook collections listed below have been peer-reviewed by faculty in that particular discipline to ensure quality in keeping with current academic standards:
Open Stax has a growing collection of peer-reviewed, openly licensed university textbooks in a variety of disciplines, from the sciences to the social sciences to the humanities. Faculty wishing to adopt a textbook must register for a free account.
The Open Textbook Library has a collection of over 100 peer-reviewed and openly licensed titles in a wide range of disciplines. It is supported by the Open Textbook Network, a collaboration of library partners from colleges and universities across the country.
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A collection of full text Italian research publications in the humanities and social sciences. Coverage includes monographic works, periodicals and conference proceedings in a variety of subjects.