Simple. Intuitive. Efficient. Accessible within your Blackboard Learn workflow.

Blackboard and Cengage have partnered to streamline access to digital solutions and content within Blackboard Learn. Together, we are making it easier to access Cengage’s digital products inside Blackboard Learn courses.

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The free Cengage integration is available through Partner Cloud and requires the following Learn versions:  
For SaaS: 3700.5 is the minimum version required.  For Enterprise: 9.1 Q4 2019 is the minimum version required.  

For institutions on earlier versions of Learn 9.1, system administrators can download the Cengage building block here

Download the integration data sheet, The Link to Powerful Cengage Learning Solutions, for more details. 

Visit the Cengage System Administrator page to learn more about the initial set-up process. To request the necessary configuration parameters, please contact [email protected].

Creating Dynamic Courses Just Got Easier

The Cengage MindLinks Building Block & iLrn Partner Cloud integration provide seamless access to Cengage’s rich digital solutions & content directly within Blackboard Learn, creating a simpler & more intuitive experience for both instructors & students.

  • Single sign-on provides easy and immediate access to a wealth of Cengage digital content and tools.
  • Grade synchronization ensures grades from Cengage assignments automatically appear in the Blackboard Learn grade book, allowing instructors to focus on teaching and learning instead of manual grade entries.
  • Access to Cengage content and tools directly within the course content area makes it easy for instructors to find and integrate content into their courses within their normal workflow.
  • Cengage MindLinks Tools and Partner Cloud Tools within Blackboard Learn enable users to access and efficiently manage all content and tools in one place.
  • Compliance with student privacy standards such as the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) ensures student data is protected and secure.


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