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🔨 Integrated External/Third Party Tools

The following external/third party tools have been approved  for use within UNCW's Canvas instance:

external tool list
Cengage Mind Links Publisher Content
Echo360 Video Platform
Films on Demand Streaming Videos
Internet Archive Free access to books, movies & music, as well as 335 billion archived web pages
McGraw Hill Publisher Content
Microsoft Office 365 Integrates with Assignments, Collaborations, Modules, Course Navigation, and the Rich Content Editor.
NetTutor Online Tutoring
Pearson MyLabs Publisher Content
Pearson Revel Publisher Content
Taskstream ePortfolio and student assessment
TurningPoint Clickers
Turnitin Internet-based plagiarism detection service
VoiceThread A collaborative, multimedia slide show
Zoom Video Conferencing
Integrated Tools

Cengage Mind Links

Links to Cengage course materials. Allows faculty and students to access the Cengage platform and pushes grades back to the LMS.

Tech Support:

https://cengage.force.com/s/

Phone: 1-800-354-9706

Cengage System Status: https://techcheck.cengage.com/status-history/96/12h

 

Instructor Guide for Cengage Integration in Canvas:

https://embed.widencdn.net/pdf/plus/cengage/6ok8bfqbla/gui_mt-inst-Integration-in-canvas.pdf?u=c8lcjz 

 

Additional Cengage Instructor Guides:

https://www.cengage.com/training/mindtap/canvas/

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Echo360

Video platform, including lecture capture, campus video library and video accessibility.

Tech Support:

https://echo360.com/customer-portal-login/

Phone: 703-667-7500 or 1-877-324-6360 ext. 2

Echo360 System Status: https://status.echo360.com/

 

How to embed Echo 360 videos in Canvas:

https://uncw.edu/oel/documents/av/echo360embedincanvas.pdf

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Films On Demand

Infobase is an educational solutions company providing streaming videos spanning a variety of core subject areas.

For additional information and to search the films:

https://library.uncw.edu/eresources/films_demand

 

Tech Support:

https://infobase-avod.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/categories/360001118434-Product-Support

 

How to embed Films on Demand:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180 

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Internet Archive

A non-profit digital library offering free universal access to books, movies & music, as well as 335 billion archived web pages.

Tech Support:

https://archive.org/about/faqs.php

 

How to embed items from the Internet Archive:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180 
Make sure to select " Load in a new tab" during set up.

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McGraw Hill

A digital teaching and learning environment. Allows faculty and students to access the McGraw Hill platform and pushes grades back to the LMS.

Tech Support:

https://mhedu.force.com/CXG/s/

Phone: USA & Canada: (800) 331 5094

McGraw Hill System Status: https://status.mheducation.com/

 

Canvas Guide for adding McGraw Hill tools to a module:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180

 

McGraw Hill ALEKS - FAQ:

https://mhedu.force.com/CXG/s/article/ALEKS-Frequently-Asked-Questions?dc=

 

McGraw Hill Connect and SIMnet- Deep Integration How To's:

https://mhedu.force.com/CXG/s/article/Canvas-Integration-How-To?dc=Getting_Started_Training

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Microsoft Office 365

With Microsoft Office 365 in Assignments, Collaborations, Modules, Course Navigation, and the Rich Content Editor. This integration allows students and instructors to use, create, share, and collaborate on Office 365 files within Canvas. Users can also view their OneDrive files directly in Canvas.

Tech Support:

https://uncw.teamdynamix.com/TDClient/Requests/TicketRequests/NewForm?ID=PCugIGlWDxQ_

 Microsoft Office 365 System Status: https://portal.office.com/servicestatus

 

Canvas Course-Level Features and Set Up:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-8683-canvas-release-microsoft-office-365-lti-beta#jive_content_id_Canvas_CourseLevel_Features

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Integrated Tools

NetTutor

Online tutoring

Tech Support:

https://linksystems.atlassian.net/servicedesk/customer/portal/1/user/login

Login to access support resources, if you don't have a NetTutor account yet click the Sign Up link on the same page. 

How to set up NetTutuor in your class:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180

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Pearson MyLabs

A digital teaching and learning environment. Allows faculty and students to access the Pearson MyLabs platform and pushes grades back to the LMS.

Tech Support:

https://support.pearson.com/getsupport/s/

Pearson System Status:  https://status.pearson.com/#/home

 

MyLabs Training & Support for Educators:

https://www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com/northamerica/educators/support/index.html

 

Setting up MyLab in Canvas:

https://www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com/northamerica/educators/support/canvas-modal/index.html

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Pearson Revel

A digital teaching and learning environment. Allows faculty and students to access the Pearson MyLabs platform and pushes grades back to the LMS.

Tech Support:

https://support.pearson.com/getsupport/s/

Pearson System Status:  https://status.pearson.com/#/home

 

Canvas Integration for Revel and Training Guides:

https://www.pearsonhighered.com/revel/educators/lms-integration-services/canvas.html

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Taskstream

ePortfolio and student assessment

Tech Support:

https://www.watermarkinsights.com/support/

 

How to set up Taskstream in your class:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180

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TurningPoint

A comprehensive audience participation platform, that provides live polling and interactive homework capabilities, but also lets you conduct unlimited surveys.

Tech Support:

email: support@turningtechnologies.com

 

Setting up TurningPoint in Canvas:

https://help.turningtechnologies.com/PDF/LMS/CanvasSyncandTurningPoint.pdf

 

Participant Registration:

https://help.turningtechnologies.com/PDF/LMS/ParticipantRegistrationwLMS.pdf

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Turnitin

Internet-based plagiarism detection service.

Tech Support:

https://www.turnitin.com/support

Turnitin System Status: https://help.turnitin.com/Status.htm?_ga=2.3374448.1153953304.1571410254-1915399628.1568057721

 

Creating an assignment:

https://help.turnitin.com/feedback-studio/canvas/plagiarism-framework/teacher/assignment-setup/creating-an-assignment.htm

 

Plagiarism Framework Instructor Guides:

https://help.turnitin.com/feedback-studio/canvas/plagiarism-framework/teacher/teacher-category.htm

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VoiceThread

A collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in several ways – text, voice, audio file, or webcam.

Tech Support:

https://voicethread.com/support/

 

Adding VoiceThread to your course and How To's

https://voicethread.com/howto/canvas/

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Integrated Tools

Zoom

Video Conferencing

Tech Support:

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us

Zoom System Status: https://status.zoom.us/

 

How to add Zoom to a Module:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12762-4152724180

 

Meeting Best Practices and Resources

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/209743263-Meeting-and-Webinar-Best-Practices-and-Resources

 

Zoom Video Tutorials

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-Video-Tutorials

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