Canvas is the Learning Management System that is replacing Sakai in the fall of 2021. Help articles are being developed and will be continuously added throughout the summer of 2021.

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Leganto, or Course Readings, is an online tool that enables the instructor to easily create, maintain, evaluate and share course resource lists.

These articles contain resources to jumpstart your Canvas knowledge.

Office 365 and Teams integrate into Canvas with their own LTIs/external tool functions. This category houses articles overviewing these tools.

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Pinned Article Hello Canvas Faculty Quick Guide

Four steps to getting started with Canvas including Getting to Canvas, Getting Started in Canvas, Building Your Courses, and Getting Help from Canvas Support.

Pinned Article Hello Canvas! Student Quick Guide

Four steps to getting started with Canvas including Getting to Canvas, Getting Started in Canvas, Reviewing your Courses, and Getting Help from Canvas Support.

Adding an External Tool to a Canvas Course

This article provides information on what third-party external tools are supported by Ithaca College and how to add the tool to a course in Canvas

Change Display Name in Canvas

This article addresses the question of why a user is not able to change the Display Name in Canvas

Cross-Listing Courses in Canvas

This article explains what cross listing is in the context of Canvas (combining sections into a single course site), effects of cross-listing a course, and how to request if faculty want to proceed.

FAQ: Getting Help with Canvas

This article lists information and answers to the most frequently asked questions about getting help with Canvas

FAQ: Ithaca College Canvas Settings

This article lists answers to the most common questions about Canvas settings and guidelines as they apply to Ithaca College

File Management and Delivery in Canvas

This article provides an introduction to Canvas Course file usage information, as well as an introduction to the IT Supported LTI Integrations connected to Canvas, that are used for managing and delivering content.

Migrated Content from Sakai to Canvas

This article provides information to help users understand the differences between Sakai and Canvas and locating migrated course content

Receiving a Page Error Message when in Student View

This article answers the question of why an error message appears when trying to view a Page that is part of the Blueprint Module in your Canvas course.

Using Zoom in Canvas

Canvas features the ability for students and instructors to join or create meetings in Zoom. The Zoom Canvas Integration allows you to view Upcoming Meetings, view Previous Meetings, view your Personal Meeting Room, and view Cloud Recordings.