Gale In Context: For Educators - Link or Embed Documents within Canvas
Once you’ve installed theGale In Context: For Educatorsapp in your Canvas course, you will be able to easily share documents in assignments, announcements, discussions, and more!
TheLink to student documentbutton on individual items inGale In Context: For Educatorsallows you to add a link in Canvas. When students click this link, the item will open in theGale In Contextresource within their Canvas window.
TheEmbed student documentbutton on individual items inGale In Context: For Educatorsallows you to insert an item within an assignment, quiz, or other page within your Canvas course. When students access the page in Canvas, they will see the full document within the page.
To link or embedGale In Context: For Educatorsdocuments within Canvas:
Login to Canvas, select a course of interest, and create a new (or edit an existing) assignment, discussion, quiz, etc.
After adding a title for the page in Canvas, click theGale In Context: For Educatorsapp located near the rich text options directly above the text field.
AGale In Context: For Educatorswindow will appear on top of your Canvas screen. If you have not already logged in toGale In Context: For Educatorsduring your browser session, you will need to log in with your Google or Microsoft account associated withGale In Context: For Educators.To do so, click the orange Create Account/Log In button. If you see a search box under theGale In Context: For Educatorstitle, you are already logged in and ready to move to step four.
Navigate to an item of interest inGale In Context: For Educators.You can search, browse by curriculum and subject area, or access any items within your existing folders in the My Class Resources area.
If you would like to add an introduction or annotations to the document before adding it to Canvas, first use the+Add To Folderbutton in the top menu to add the item to one of your existing folders or to create a new folder for the item. Then, select text within the document to begin adding annotations, or click theMy Toolsbutton to add and save an introduction or edit existing annotations.
ClickLink to student documentorEmbed student documentto add the item in Canvas.
When theGale In Context: For Educatorswindow closes, you will see the link to the item or the embedded document in the text window of the Canvas page. Be sure to finish filling in any necessary fields within Canvas, and then Save/Publish your post as necessary.