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Guide to Library Resources in Canvas: Adding files to Canvas

Adding PDFs to Canvas

The libraries will scan any library materials needed and send it to an instructor via the OneDrive or email. An instructor will then need to upload the PDFs to Canvas

Adding a File to Canvas

In the Modules section, select + to add a new item 
Use the drop-down box to select File 
Select New File 
Choose File to upload 
Select Add Item to save  

If you need any help with Canvas, please consult the Teach Anywhere Canvas guide or schedule an appointment with an Instructional Technology Specialist. 

Please request scans by using the Reserves request form or through direct contact with the Reserves Manager.


For assistance with scanning library materials for Canvas, please contact the Reserves department

For assistance adding other library resources to your Canvas course, please contact the librarian for your academic department

For assistance adding the University Libraries page to your Canvas course or using Canvas Commons to import University Libraries resources, please contact Magen Bednar.