Create a Bookmark for the Template in the Content Collection

Step 1: Click on the “Content Collection” tab on the top right area in Blackboard

Content Collection Tab, in the top right next to the "My Institution" button

Step 2: Click on “Bookmarks” from the left hand navigation menu

Bookmarks selection on the left hand navigation menu

 

NOTE: If you do not see the “Bookmarks” section on the left hand navigation menu, select the “Shortcut View” button at the top right of the navigation menu, adjacent to the “Folder View” button.

display options for the content collection, with the  shortcut view button being highlighted.

Step 3: Click on the “Create Bookmark” button

Create Bookmark Button

Step 4: Give the bookmark a unique name

Bookmark name with unique name for the course template

Step 5: Paste the XID given to you as the master template designer into the “Bookmark Location” text box

Bookmark location with XID

Step 6: Place a “/” (forward slash) in front of the XID

Bookmark location with slash in front of the XID

Step 7: Click on the “Submit” button

Accessing the Bookmark just Created

Step 1: Click on the “Content Collection” tab on the top right area in Blackboard

Content Collection Tab, in the top right next to the "My Institution" button

Step 2: Click on “Bookmarks” from the left hand navigation menu

Bookmarks selection on the left hand navigation menu

 

NOTE: If you do not see the “Bookmarks” section on the left hand navigation menu, select the “Shortcut View” button at the top right of the navigation menu, adjacent to the “Folder View” button.

display options for the content collection, with the  shortcut view button being highlighted.

Step 3: Select the title of the Bookmark created