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What's in the Guide
Canvas is the Learning Management System at the University of Washington that offers a clean and uncluttered user interface, intuitive course navigation, and seamless integration with current web and mobile services.
This guide will help you find resources to get started using Canvas within the context of the UW Libraries.
UW-IT's Canvas Help page
This help page created by UW-IT will help instructors, students, and teachers get started with Canvas.
Instructure Canvas Guides
A comprehensive set of guides developed and maintained by Instructure, the designer of the Canvas Learning Management System.
Model Courses at UW
Canvas courses developed and maintained by UW-IT used to model possible ways of organizing content.
UW-IT Learning Technologies Workshops
Beginner, intermediate, and advanced level workshops facilitated by UW-IT Learning Technologies for a variety of UW tools and online services.
A vibrant online community featuring helpful tips, tricks, and strategies from other Canvas users.
Canvas Status Check
Is Canvas experiencing downtime? Check the operational systems page to find out.