Canvas Resource Documents
Canvas Quickstart Guide for Instructors
This guide will quickly walk you through some of the most common tasks you may need to know as you being using our new LMS.
Guide to Student Access, Support and Training Course
Are your students unsure about how to access Canvas, how to tell if their courses are published, who to turn to for support, or how to find additional training? This guide answers those questions and provides links to the available resources.
Storage Quotas, Upload Quotas, and Supported File Formats
Canvas has four levels of storage, dependent on where an item is stored when uploaded into the system. The following charts will provide clarity on the maximum size allocated within each level, the maximum size a file may be when adding or uploading within specific areas of the Canvas system, and what file formats are supported.
Guide to Customizing Canvas Notifications
Take a look at this document to learn more about how to customize your Canvas notifications to ensure that you are receiving timely messages about common course activities to your email(s), phone, or mobile device.
Canvas Accessibility - Distributing Time Exemptions and Extra Attempts
This document will walk you through the process of giving your students extra time and additional attempts for quizzes, as needed. It will also provide instructions for creating multiple assignment settings in order to accommodate students who may need extra time or different due dates.
Canvas User Guides
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