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Adding library resources to Learning Management System: Embed in Canvas

This guide provides information for teaching faculty on how to include library resources directly into a course management system

In progress

With the introduction of Canvas, the Libraries are embedding research guides directly into courses. This is a work in progress. If you would like to change the research guide that appears in your course, either reach out to your subject librarian or contact

Research guides in Canvas

Here is an example of a course in Canvas. 3 library research guides were mapped to this course. The Ask a Librarian chat box will also appear during the hours that chat is available.

Example of 3 library guides in a course.

Library Help

The Help button in Canvas provides additional library resources and help.

Canvas help button showing Ask a Librarian services and resources.


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