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Find resources, tips & cool stuff for faculty that will help with your Canvas courses.

Resources and more

Canvas Community

Canvas Community Forums - discuss Canvas with your peers

Canvas User Group on Google Groups

Keep Learning - Canvas Blog

Canvas Feature Requests - add your voice to request new features to be added to Canvas

Technical Stuff - browser info etc.

Which browsers are supported? What other requirements do you need to know to use all Canvas features? Are there any browser settings?

Find out here: Supported Browsers

Canvas has many features but some need a little trick or workaround to lead to the desired results. Click for details.

Tips and Workarounds

Images

Do not copy/paste images. Always upload images (except for images on Flickr or other online sites.) to your Files area and insert into a page, discussion etc.

Quizzes

Create a paper copy of your Canvas quiz - [PDF]

Seamlessly integrate third-party services into your courses. There are already several integrations available in Canvas.

Third-Party Integrations

Films On Demand

You can insert videos found on Films On Demand (library video database offering thousands of videos) into various places in your Canvas course. Please read the information in this PDF - Films On Demand in Canvas - to learn how to make these videos part of your course content.

Turnitin

Detect plagiarism by using Turnitin.

Setup a full Turnitin drop box offering all features including GradeMark integration with your gradebook.

Learn how to enable Turnitin [PDF]

For help with Canvas, the Canvas Guides and Canvas Community provide very comprehensive searchable databases for just about anything you are looking for.

If you are still stuck, you can call or email the IT Support Desk for Canvas Support.

321-433-7600
(7 AM to midnight, 7 days per week)
ITSupport@easternflorida.edu

 
'New'
What's new in Canvas this month?

Canvas updates its system every month. Each month a new video will be on this page introducing new features (double-click the video to view full screen).

What is Instructure working on? What will be coming in the near future? Find out on Canvas Studio.