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Library Resources and Course Support

Email rock@brown.edu to place a request or for more information or to get connected with a library expert.

Add Library Content to Canvas

Embed Library Instruction, Consultation, and Resources in Canvas: Simplify access with the LibApps external tool in Canvas.

The LibApps External Tool in Canvas allows an instructor to provide access to library resources, instruction, and consultation directly in Canvas. This tool can simplify access to library resources by eliminating extra steps for students.

  1. Identify the Library content
  2. Select the module in Canvas
  3. Add Item
  4. Select External Tool then click on LibApps Library Content
  5. Select the LibGuides site: libguides.brown.edu
  6. Select Content Type
  7. Find the Guide to add
  8. Pick the Guide Page, usually the first page
  9. Click Embed Content then Add Item

Please write to rock@brown.edu for information about this option.