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Canvas and Library Resources

How to add and use library resources in Canvas using persistent links and LTIs

Films on Demand resources in Canvas 

The resources listed are available for Films on Demand when using the LTI tool

  • Videos
  • Audio

Bloom's Literature resources can be add in the Canvas areas

  • File 
  • Assignment 
  • Page 
  • Quiz 
  • Discussion 

Films on Demand's LTI Tool 

Instructors can integrate the library's streaming videos in Canvas courses using the LTI tool for Films on Demand. 


Steps to add Films on Demand resources 

Step 1 - Open a Canvas course and click + in the Module header

Step 2Select external tool from the drop down box; choose Films on Demand from the external tool list 
Step 3Search for a resource from Films on Demand by keyword or title

Step 4Choose a resource and from the drop down box click Embed choose from Small, Medium, Large.


Step 5 - On the Add Item to box, click Add Item button  


Add a Films on Demand resource to a course 

Instructors can add a library resource using the LTI Tool from the Rich Text editor in Canvas. Use the apps button to search Films on Demand and add a streaming video.

Steps 1 & 2 - In the Rich Text Editor, click the Apps icon and choose Films on Demand from the Apps list  

Step 3 & 4 - Search by keyword or title; Choose a resource, and from the drop down box click Record URL button  


Step 5 - Click Copy to save the persistent link and Paste the link where you need it.