Give Access to Destiny Discover from a Widget

A Destiny Discover widget gives you access to Destiny via a webpage or learning management system in one of two ways:

  • When you click a Badge widget, it takes you to the Destiny Discover homepage.
  • Use a Search widget to put a Destiny Discover keyword search field right on any webpage. Enter a search to go directly to the Destiny Discover search results.

Note: When you access Destiny Discover using a widget, you enter as a Guest. Once in Destiny Discover, you can log in.

To create a widget:

  1. Select More > Widgets.

    Note: If you do not see the More drop-down, select Menu icon. > Widgets.

  2. To narrow your search by widget type or theme, use the filters.
  3. Next to the widget you want to use, click Customize and Get Code.
  4. If you are creating a Search widget, use the drop-down to select the type of resources you want the user to search: All, Books, Digital or Databases.

    Note: The widget's search box shows if you are conducting a Books, Digital or Databases search.

  5. To copy the HTML code, highlight the text and use your device's Copy shortcut.
  6. Do one of the following:
    • To return to the Browse Widgets page, click Done.

    • To return to the Destiny Discover homepage, click Close.
  7. Use the code to add the widget to a webpage, LMS or portal.

    Note: If you do not have access to add it to a webpage, LMS or portal, copy the code into an email or text editor to give to the webmaster or appropriate person.