Library database search widgets
Many of the Library’s database suppliers offer tools to create widgets, which can then be embedded into course sites.
Widgets add utility like an ipad, iPhone or android app, bringing a stream of content through from a source to a specific location on the web.
Please contact the Library if you would like to use these to add interest to your portfolios, on line teaching or web pages or direct your users to search important resources in your subject area. While the links below offer a general guide, specific coding may be required for implementation at La Trobe University.
For example, this is a widget that will do a search on Ebsco